Dental Hygiene Scholarships

  • The Dr. E.J. Joseph Memorial Award is presented annually to a student completing the first year of the professional program.
  • The Wheeling District Dental Society Scholarship is awarded annually to a first-year and a second-year student who reside in Marshall, Ohio, Brooke, or Hancock counties.
  • The Catherine H. Dorer Scholarship is awarded annually to a first-year student who has shown a high degree of proficiency early in his/her training.
  • The Dental Hygiene Program Scholarship is awarded annually to a first-year student entering the second semester of the program who demonstrates scholastic excellence.
  • The American Dental Hygienists’ Association Insititute for Oral Health administers scholarships to students at the associate and baccalaureate levels.
  • The Pallottini Memorial Scholarship for Outstanding Professional Promise is awarded annually to a student completing the first year of the professional program who demonstrates a strong work ethic and professional promise.
  • The Washington Green County Scholarship:  A $500.00 annual gift to benefit a dental hygiene student completing his/her first year who resides in either  Washington or Greene counties in Pennsylvania.  Criteria includes strong work ethic and professional promise.
  • The Eastern Ohio Dental Society Dental Hygiene Honor Scholarship:    $500.00  for a DH student completing his/her first year who resides in one of the following counties, Jefferson, Belmont, Harrison, or Monroe counties in Ohio.  Criteria includes the  demonstration of  strong work ethic and professional promise.
  • Sargent Dental Hygiene Scholarship:  Established by Jane Adkins Sargent ( a graduate of the DH Program)  and her husband William.  $1000.00 is awarded to a BS degree dental hygiene student.  Criteria include Student American Dental Hygiene Association membership, strong clinical proficiency, demonstrated professionalism and ethical behavior.
  • The Tri-State Dental Hygiene Association awards its’ scholarship in the second semester of the first year of the WLU Dental Hygiene Program.
Dental Hygiene Awards and Scholarships
Nicolebaker-ADA scholarshipDental Dental Hygiene student Nicole Baker, shown above on a medical/dental mission trip to Hondorus was awarded the 2013 ADA Foundation Allied Dental Student Scholarship for Dental Hygiene. Read more.
Wheeling District Dental Association President Jeremy Crow presented scholarships to second- year Dental Hygiene student Rachel Knutsen (left) and first-year student Neva Ambrose at West Liberty University Dental Hygiene Program recently.

Wheeling District Dental Association President Jeremy Crow presented scholarships to second- year Dental Hygiene student Rachel Knutsen (left) and first-year student Neva Ambrose at West Liberty University Dental Hygiene Program.