Student Award Programs
AAPHD is proud to recognize dental residents in public health dentistry, dental students and dental hygiene students through two award programs.
The Student Merit Awards offer cash prizes and support to dental public health residents, senior dental students and senior dental hygiene students to present their research during the poster session of the annual National Oral Health Conference.
2017 AAPHD Student Merit AwardsThe American Association of Public Health Dentistry (AAPHD) cordially invites you to participate in the AAPHD Student Merit Award program. Online submissions will be accepted for the following awards:
Abstracts can be submitted online between October 10, 2016 and January 6, 2017 (midnight CST). Abstracts must be submitted online, no exceptions.
Notification of winners will be made in March 2017 via email.
2016 Leverett Graduate Student Merit Award for Outstanding Achievement in Dental Public Health
2016 Predoctoral Dental Student Merit Award for Outstanding Achievement in Community and Preventive Dentistry
Student Recognition Awards in Community Dentistry
The Student Recognition Awards in Community Dentistry provides recognition to students in dental or dental hygiene schools for service work or projects they have given to their communities. These awards are offered to each dental and dental hygiene school in the United States and Canada for senior students only.
These awards are sponsored by the Association in partnership with the P&G Professional Oral Health | Crest Oral-B.