Sarasota Dentistry Dental Scholarship Essay Contest

Scholarship Details

Sarasota Dentistry, a leading provider in cosmetic and implant dental care is pleased to announce they will be holding a “Sarasota Dentistry Dental National Scholarship Contest”. The essay winners selected will receive a $1,500.00 scholarship.  Dr. Michael knows the importance of education. “My college and dental education has given me the ability to change peoples lives for the better everyday, seeing their smile, relieving their pain… it couldn’t happen without an education.” said Michael.  As a Dentist, Dr. Michael places great value in his own education and the sacrifices made along the way to becoming a successful Dentist.

As a strong advocate for education and higher learning, Dr. Michael is proud to give back to aspiring students through the Sarasota Dentistry Dental Scholarship Essay Contest. This annual scholarship is awarded to two students based on merit (one undergraduate student and one dental student).

There will be only two winners. The scholarship funds awarded are to be used for tuition and books only. Once awarded, checks will be written to the recipient’s enrolled school and credited for academic costs. Scholarship is non-renewable and is only good for one semester. By participating, you are giving your consent for us to contact you via mail, email and/or call to you. In addition, if you are the winner, you are giving us your express consent to use your name, college or dental school identification, your photo (see below) and your essay on this site and for any other promotional purposes, without further compensation or payment to you. If you want us to use your photo, please send that in with your submission. The scholarship recipient is responsible for payment of any applicable State and/or Federal income taxes due to the receipt of the scholarship.

Please review the eligibility requirements and application instructions below.

Eligibility:

  • Application Deadline: Submission must be received by December 15th, 2017.
  • The Scholarship is available to any college student who is currently admitted to and attending an undergraduate or graduate degree program at an accredited US university or college.
  • Employees or family members of employees at Sarasota Dentistry are disqualified from applying for the scholarship.
  • Past winners are disqualified from reapplying for the scholarship.

How to Apply

Write a 1,000 to 1,500-word essay on the following topic: What technology should you expect when going to the dentist in 2017?

Submissions can be sent either by email in PDF or Word document or by mail:

Email:
[email protected]

Mail:
Sarasota Dentistry
2221 Stickney Point Rd
Sarasota, FL 34231

You must include the following information in your application:

  • Full name, address, and contact details including your phone number and email.
  • A statement of your current academic status, including evidence that you are currently attending college as set forth under our Eligibility requirements. You can submit your most current undergraduate or graduate transcript as evidence. By applying for this scholarship, you give us express consent to confirm your admission and attendance by contacting the college or university.
  • Your written submission as a Word document or PDF attachment.

 Selection Process and Notification

Essays will be reviewed by a panel of independent judges and the winner will be announced on or around: December 15th on the Sarasota Dentistry website and through the Sarasota Dentistry social media pages.  The winner will also be notified via email or phone.

Privacy Policy and User Communications

Privacy Policy: By submitting an application, the applicant automatically grants Sarasota Dentistry, its agents and/or representatives permission to post the applicant’s name, university or college, photo (if submitted) and winning essay on SarasotaDentistry.com or in other marketing communications in the event he or she is awarded the scholarship. We are also granted permission to call and/or send you information regarding your application.

User Communications – When you send email communications to Sarasota Dentistry, its agents and/or representatives may retain those communications in order to process or respond to your inquiries or application as related to the scholarship. Sarasota Dentistry, its agents and representatives will not knowingly sell, share, rent or otherwise transfer your information other than in accordance with the terms set forth in this Privacy Policy. By participating in this scholarship, you give us your express consent to confirm your admission and attendance at the college or university by contacting the institution for verification.