WHAT IS AWARDED?
A $10,000 one-time cash award.
WHO IS ELIGIBLE?
Third-year students as of the application deadline who are enrolled in an accredited U.S. periodontal graduate program and nominated by their periodontal program
HOW DO CANDIDATES APPLY?
Candidates may apply by May 15th through the link below.
WHAT IS THE SELECTION PROCESS?
The committee bases its selection on the applicant's demonstrated personal motivation for excellence in both character and academic achievement. Personal integrity, as exemplified by leadership, community involvement, and concern for the needs of others, are also considered.
The top three candidates must attend the AAP Annual Meeting for personal interviews. All finalists will be required to create a 10-15 minute presentation on the topic of their application and research for their interview.