Mary Dole Scholarship

Purpose: The Mary Dole Scholarship supports a dental hygiene student currently enrolled in a Master’s Degree level program who has demonstrated academic excellence in dental hygiene.

Overview: Each year the American Dental Hygienists’ Association of Massachusetts will award a dental hygiene student $500.00 which will be applied to tuition and fees.

Eligibility Requirements: Applicant must

  • Be a permanent resident of Massachusetts regardless of school choice
  • Be enrolled at an accredited U.S. Dental Hygiene School Master’s Degree Program
  • Demonstrate, through personal activities and achievements, a strong interest in dental hygiene
  • Possess a superior academic record. The cumulative average must be 3.5 or higher
  • Be a current member of the American Dental Hygienists’ Association

Application Process Checklist
Applicants must submit the following items:

  • Two letters of recommendation (in a word document).
  • An essay of the student’s insights he/she has gained from achievements and activities in dental hygiene. The essay can indicate future career goals in dental hygiene.
    • The essay should be 1000-1200 words, double-spaced in a word document.
  • A current curriculum vitae.
  • Transcripts obtained from candidate’s school verifying academic standing.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: All applications must be received on or before July 15, 2024

Questions should be directed to: Amy Willor – Education and Research Chair @ [email protected]