University of Alberta

Funding for this program is made possible in part by the generosity and commitment of our donors. The list below represents individual Awards contributing to the funding available. As an applicant, you only need to apply to the scholarship or bursary program listed, or based on the application procedures indicated on the specified program page. Should you be selected as a recipient, you would then be notified as to which individual Award(s) you have received.

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Dental Hygiene

The following scholarships are part of the Faculty/Department Scholarship Competition.

Alberta Dental Association and College Graduation Scholarship in Dental Hygiene

Field of Study: Dental Hygiene

Conditions: Awarded to students with superior academic achievement convocating with a Dental Hygiene diploma in the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry. Selection based on academic standing.

Funded by: Annually funded by the Alberta Dental Association and College

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination from the Department of Dentistry

Alberta Dental Association and College Medal in Dental Hygiene

Field of Study: Dental Hygiene

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement convocating with an undergraduate degree in Dental Hygiene from the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry. Selection based on academic standing.

Funded by: Annually funded by the Alberta Dental Association and College

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination from the Department of Dentistry

Alberta Dental Association and College Scholarship in Dental Hygiene

Field of Study: Dental Hygiene

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement entering the second year of a Dental Hygiene Diploma in the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry. Selection based on academic standing.

Funded by: Annually funded by the Alberta Dental Association and College

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination from the Department of Dentistry

College of Registered Dental Hygienists of Alberta 40th Anniversary Award

Field of Study: Dental Hygiene

Conditions: Awarded to an Alberta Resident with satisfactory academic standing entering the BSc Dental Hygiene Specialization Degree Program. Selection based on demonstrated leadership in the community or profession. Recipient may not be in receipt of another award provided by CRDHA in the same academic year.

Funded by: College of Registered Dental Hygienists of Alberta (CRDHA)

Application/Nomination Procedure: By application to the Dental Hygiene Program, Department of Dentistry

College of Registered Dental Hygienists of Alberta Award for Leadership in Dental Hygiene II

Field of Study: Dental Hygiene

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing entering the second year of the Dental Hygiene Diploma Program. Recipient will be selected on the basis of demonstrated promotion of peer morale and client advocacy, leadership qualities, and volunteerism within the Dental Hygiene Program.

Funded by: College of Registered Dental Hygienists of Alberta (CRDHA)

Application/Nomination Procedure: By application to the Dental Hygiene Program, Department of Dentistry

College of Registered Dental Hygienists of Alberta Award for Leadership in Dental Hygiene III

Field of Study: Dental Hygiene

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing convocating from the Dental Hygiene Diploma Program. Recipient will be selected on the basis of demonstrated contribution to the advancement of the dental hygiene profession within the context of his/her educational and volunteer activities in the Dental Hygiene Program and/or community.

Funded by: College of Registered Dental Hygienists of Alberta (CRDHA)

Application/Nomination Procedure: By application to the Dental Hygiene Program, Department of Dentistry

College of Registered Dental Hygienists of Alberta First Year Scholarship

Field of Study: Dental Hygiene

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement entering the second year of the Dental Hygiene Diploma Program. Recipient will be selected on the basis of academic achievement.

Funded by: College of Registered Dental Hygienists of Alberta (CRDHA)

Application/Nomination Procedure: By application to the Dental Hygiene Program, Department of Dentistry

College of Registered Dental Hygienists of Alberta Gold Medal

Field of Study: Dental Hygiene

Conditions: Awarded to a convocating student with superior academic achievement in the BSc Dental Hygiene Specialization degree program, provided that a minimum GPA of 3.3 is attained in each academic year throughout the recipient's academic career.

Funded by: College of Registered Dental Hygienists of Alberta (CRDHA)

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination from the Dental Hygiene Program, Department of Dentistry

College of Registered Dental Hygienists of Alberta Gold Scholarship in Dental Hygiene

Field of Study: Dental Hygiene

Conditions: Awarded to the student with the highest academic achievement convocating from the Dental Hygiene Diploma Program. Recipient will be selected on the basis of academic achievement.

Funded by: College of Registered Dental Hygienists of Alberta (CRDHA)

Application/Nomination Procedure: By application to the Dental Hygiene Program, Department of Dentistry

College of Registered Dental Hygienists of Alberta Jan Pimlott Award

Field of Study: Dental Hygiene

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing convocating from the BSc Dental Hygiene Specialization Degree Completion Program who has practiced dental hygiene in the province of Alberta for a minimum of two years. Recipient will be selected on the basis of leadership in the community or profession, commitment to lifelong learning, and exemplary practice as a dental hygienist. A student may receive one CRDHA Scholarship or Award in any given academic year.

Funded by: College of Registered Dental Hygienists of Alberta (CRDHA)

Application/Nomination Procedure: By application to the Dental Hygiene Program, Department of Dentistry

College of Registered Dental Hygienists of Alberta Scholarship

Field of Study: Dental Hygiene

Conditions: To be awarded annually to a student with superior academic achievement who is entering the BSc Dental Hygiene Specialization degree program. Recipient will be selected on the basis of leadership qualities as demonstrated through community involvement and extracurricular activities and on academic standing.

Funded by: Endowed by the College of Registered Dental Hygienists of Alberta (CRDHA)

Application/Nomination Procedure: By application to the Dental Hygiene Program, Department of Dentistry

College of Registered Dental Hygienists of Alberta Scholarship in Honour of Margaret Berry-MacLean

Field of Study: Dental Hygiene

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement enrolled in the final year of studies in the BSc Dental Hygiene Specialization Degree Completion Program. Selection based on academic achievement, leadership, and the potential to make a distinguished contribution to the profession and community of dental hygienists. Preference given to a student with two years professional practice in Alberta. The award may be withheld in the event that no deserving candidate is available. Recipient may receive only one award provided by the College of Registered Dental Hygienists of Alberta in the same academic year.

Funded by: Endowed by the College of Registered Dental Hygienists of Alberta Scholarship in Honor of Margaret Berry-MacLean

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination from the Department of Dentistry

College of Registered Dental Hygienists of Alberta Silver Scholarship in Dental Hygiene

Field of Study: Dental Hygiene

Conditions: Awarded to the student convocating with the second highest standing from the Dental Hygiene Program.

Funded by: College of Registered Dental Hygienists of Alberta (CRDHA)

Application/Nomination Procedure: By application to the Dental Hygiene Program, Department of Dentistry

Charl Els/CRDHA Prize in Addiction Awareness and Brief Interventions

Field of Study: Dental Hygiene

Conditions: Awarded to a student in the Dental Hygiene Program, Department of Dentistry with superior academic achievement in the Addiction Awareness and Brief Interventions course. Selection based on academic standing. Preference given to a student with demonstrated effort in promoting tobacco cessation outside of the classroom.

Funded by: Charl Els and the College of Registered Dental Hygienists of Alberta (CRDHA)

Application/Nomination Procedure: By application to the Dental Hygiene Program, Department of Dentistry

Margaret Berry MacLean Scholarship

Field of Study: Dental Hygiene

Conditions: To be awarded to a student of outstanding merit at the end of the first year in the Dental Hygiene Program.

Funded by: Endowed by Mrs Margaret Berry MacLean, a former director.

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination from the Department of Dentistry

Dr Thomas J Marrie Award in Dental Hygiene

Field of Study: Dental Hygiene

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing convocating from the Dental Hygiene diploma program. Selection based on demonstrated empathy, respect, and compassion for patients shown during the clinical experience.

Funded by: Department of Dentistry

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination from peer(s) and/or staff in the Department of Dentistry

Barbara Ann Zier Memorial Scholarship

Field of Study: Dental Hygiene

Conditions: To be awarded annually to a student with superior academic achievement who is convocating from the Bachelor of Science (Dental Hygiene Specialization). Recipient will be selected on the basis of academic standing.

Funded by: Endowed by friends and family in memory of Barbara Ann Zier.

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination from the Department of Dentistry