Dental Scholarships

“Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.”

W.B. Yeats

Let Us Help Fund Your Dental Career

We'd love to be a part of your journey into dentistry.

If you are an aspiring dentist or hygienist and wish to be considered for the Donald J. Meis Dental Scholarship, we invite you to complete an online application.

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Scholarship Requirements

To be eligible for the Donald J. Meis Dental Scholarship, you must meet the following initial requirements:

Applications are open to undergraduate students who are United States citizens or permanent residents with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.

Applicants must be pursuing a dentistry education at an accredited, non-profit public or private college or university in the United States.

Applicants are required by state law to certify that they are eligible to receive a scholarship as a U.S. citizen or a citizen of another country who is lawfully present in the U.S. Prior to the disbursement of scholarship funds, the Meis Foundation will verify the recipient's citizenship status or lawful presence in the U.S.

Please Note: Funds will be disbursed directly from the Meis Foundation to the appropriate education institution or financial aid office.

The Selection Process

All scholarship application information will be reviewed by the Meis Foundation's scholarship selection committee. Selections will be made using criteria including financial need, academic achievement, and commitment to community.

The scholarship amount awarded and distributed will vary based on availability of funds.

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Scholarship Award Amount

The Meis Foundation awards multiple dental scholarships annually, from $1000 - $5000. The scholarship amount awarded to recipients is dependent upon funds available, education cost, financial need, and academic achievement.

Donate to the Meis Foundation

We'd love for you to join us in our mission to help aspiring dental professionals advance their careers.

If you'd like to make a contribution to the dental scholarship fund, contact us here.

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