Nomination Now Open for 2024 ADAA Student Awards

Are you a dedicated dental assisting student passionate about excellence and leadership in dentistry, or do you know a student deserving recognition for outstanding achievements or leadership skills?

We encourage you to apply for or nominate someone for the 2024 Student Awards. The American Dental Assistants Association (ADAA) is now accepting submissions for the 2024 Student Awards. Act fast—the application deadline is April 14, 2024, at 12:00 p.m. (Noon) Central Daylight Time.

Merit Scholar Award

The Merit Scholar Award is to honor dental assisting students who exhibit proficiency in four handed dentistry and exemplify the critical contribution an educated dental assistant makes to the success of clinical outcomes, patient satisfaction and improved office efficiency. Recipients of this award also embody the qualities represented by Juliette A. Southard that includes loyalty, courtesy, and professionalism.

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Student Achievement Award

The Student Achievement Award is presented to a student who has demonstrated leadership ability through some activity related to dentistry through participation in class activities, student organization(s), and local/state dental assisting organization, where available.

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We look forward to receiving your nominations and celebrating your achievements!
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