The $2,000 Pre-Dental Student Scholarship

See how to apply below.

Overview is committed to helping pre-dental students achieve their educational dreams. How to apply, application deadline and submission, selection process and notification, and terms & conditions of our $2,000 pre-dental student scholarship are all covered below.

Eligibility Requirements

Student Status

Applicants must be currently enrolled at a 2-4 year university, community college or graduate school program located in the United States.


The minimum GPA required for application is 3.0, indicating that all candidates are in good academic standing.

Students in college

How to Apply

To apply, please write a short essay (no longer than 1,000 words) or create a short video (no longer than five minutes) that addresses the following questions:

  • Why dentistry?
  • How do you plan to give back to the community and / or help future students achieve their academic goals?

Try to include as many personal anecdotes and examples as possible so the Scholarship Committee can get to know you on a personal level.

Application Deadline and Submission

To be eligible, please fill out the Pre-Dental Scholarship Application Form. Be ready with the following information:

  • Full name
  • Email address
  • Current mailing address
  • Phone number
  • The name of your current college
  • Your essay or video
  • A picture of yourself (headshot preferred)
  • Attach a copy of your latest transcript so the Scholarship Committee can verify GPA
  • Scholarship candidates must submit a complete application via email by no later than November 30, 2021

Here is another link to the scholarship application form:

Selection Process and Notification

The Scholarship Committee will review each application and notify the winning student of their award by phone no later than December 15, 2021. Upon notice of winning the scholarship, the winner will need to supply current proof of enrollment or a letter of acceptance to receive their scholarship check. In the event the winner does not respond within 96 hours of the initial contact attempt, a new winner will be chosen.

Award Amount

One time award of $2,000.

Scholarship Terms & Conditions

In applying for the Pre-Dental Scholarship (“Scholarship Award”), I represent, understand and agree to comply with the following conditions:

  • I am a citizen or a Permanent Resident of the United States, and am 18 years or older.
  • If receiving the Scholarship Award, I will use any awarded funds toward my tuition or book costs for the field of study for which the Scholarship Award was approved.
  • I am not on academic disciplinary status.
  • I understand that my Scholarship Award application materials (“Application Materials”) consist of video, content, creatives, and other materials (“Content”).
  • I represent and warrant that the application materials and content do not contain or rely upon any trade secret or other nonpublic technical or business information of any kind of a third party.
  • I represent and warrant that the application materials and content do not infringe on another party’s intellectual property rights.
  • I agree to allow and hereby permit to use my Content for the winner announcement article on the website.
  • I understand that may choose to not award or to withdraw the Scholarship Award for any reason.
  • I am not an employee of; an immediate family (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) of an employee of; or living in the same household, whether or not related, of an employee of
  • If selected as a winner I agree to comply with the IRS to qualify for the tax-free benefits of the Scholarship Award.
  • The terms and conditions of this Scholarship Award Agreement will be governed by the laws of the state of Florida.