Niche College Scholarship

Future Dental Professional Scholarships

March 1, 2025
Awards Available: 1

Scholarship Description

The Golden Foundation is dedicated to bridging the gap between access and action, particularly for historically marginalized students. Our commitment to relieving the financial burden of higher education drives the Future Dental Professional Scholarship, tailored for high school seniors with a passion for dentistry.

Scholarship Details

  • Scholarship Name: Future Dental Professional Scholarship
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Funds disbursed for tuition and related expenses

Eligibility Criteria

  • Academic Standing: Current high school seniors planning to enroll in a full-time undergraduate program
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Field of Study: Open to students pursuing degrees related to the dental profession
  • Citizenship: U.S. citizens or legal residents
  • Financial Need: Demonstration of financial need; FAFSA may be required

Application Process

  1. Complete the official scholarship application form
  2. Provide a copy of your most recent academic transcript (unofficial transcripts accepted if verified by the school)
  3. Submit two letters of recommendation from teachers, counselors, or other relevant individuals
  4. Compose a personal statement (max 750 words or a 3-minute video) detailing your educational and career goals, why you deserve the scholarship, and how it aligns with your aspirations
  5. Include a current resume highlighting academic achievements, extracurricular activities, community service, and relevant experiences
  6. If awarded, provide proof of acceptance (or pending acceptance) into an accredited undergraduate program
  7. Preference may be given to applicants with a demonstrated commitment to community service or extracurricular involvement, especially those who have attended Foundation-hosted events
  8. Submission Deadline: All application materials must be submitted by March 1st (Late submissions will not be considered)

Notification: Scholarship recipients will be notified by April 30th. Non-recipients will also be notified; Scholarship recipients will be invited to and recognized at The Golden Foundation's Scholarship in May. Scholarship Search