The SODC is committed to the growth and development of the Dental Hygiene profession. The institute feels it is important to aid in the pursuit of higher education and provides scholarships to individuals pursing an education in dental hygiene.
Academic Achievement as well as Community Service are very important to SODC and the Dental Hygiene Profession. This scholarship is awarded to a recent High School Graduate who has received the highet biology mark and who displays a high level of community involvement. Requirements: Applicants are required to submit a letter stating their intention to apply for the scholarship, along with the appropriate transcript. In addition to this, the applicant must write a 500-word essay describing their contributions to their community (dental or not). One (1) $1000 scholarship is awarded each intake and the award will be directly applied to tuition fees. The recipient will be notified in writing the week prior to the class start date.
This scholarship is awarded to a current Dental Assistant (Level 1 or 2) who wants to further their career by enrolling in SODC's Dental Hygiene Program. Requirements: Applicants must submit an original Dental Assistant transcript from a recognized institute. A 500 word essay on how they have given back to the community in a dental way and 2 letters of references (employer, one RDH, community leader) are also required. One $1000 scholarship is awarded each intake and will be put towards the tuition fee. The winner will be notified during orientation day.
The Dental Hygiene field is largely populated by women and SODC would like to encourage and welcome any male applicant to enter this exciting and stimulating career. Requirements: This scholarship will be awarded to a male who has great academic standing and who is socially aware. 2 letters of reference from faculty and extracurricular activities also figure prominently in the choice of recipient. 1 $1000 scholarship is awarded each intake and will be put towards the tuition fee. The winner will be notified during orientation day.
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