California Dental Student Loan Repayment Grant
Dental Student Loan Repayment Grants are given to recent dental graduates in exchange for providing service to underserved populations in California for a minimum of 3 years.
Applicants must have graduated from an American Dental Association accredited dental school with a DDS or DMD degree within the last 3 years of the award cycle year or be positioned to graduate in the next 3 months at the time of application.
Preference may be given to applicants who have a disadvantaged background with economic, social or other obstacles; who have lived in a rural, highly disadvantaged or Health Professional Shortage area for an extended period of time; or who demonstrate an initiative to develop cultural and linguistic competencies reflecting one or more diverse socioeconomic or ethnic communities in California.
Awardees receive up to $35,000 per year for a maximum of $105,000 over 3 years.
One recipient is selected each year. The runner-up is awarded $5,000 toward education expenses.
For complete information about funding programs, including your application status, please contact funders directly. Summaries are provided for your convenience only. RHIhub does not take part in application processes or monitor application status.