ADA Foundation Awards Scholarships to Dental Students

The American Dental Association (ADA) Foundation has named four outstanding dental students as recipients of its ADA Foundation Dental Student Scholarships. Each scholarship is valued at $20,000.

The scholarships are designed to recognize dental students who are strong academically and who demonstrate outstanding promise in leadership, public service, and/or research.

The 2019 ADA Foundation Dental Student Scholarship recipients are:

  • Jeffery Coon, University of Nevada Las Vegas School of Dental Medicine
  • Pegah Khosravi- Kamrani, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry
  • Allyn LaCombe, Louisiana State University School of Dentistry
  • Dylan Salem, University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry

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