Dentistry Scholarships

Academic Dentistry Scholarships

Full group cropped WDA Foundation President Dr. Loren Swanson, Christopher Krausert, Melanie Hoffman, Laura Hibbard, Kailey Fritz and Ethan Schuler

Congratulations to the 2016 recipients of the WDA Foundation dental and dental hygiene scholarships:

WDA Foundation Tuition Scholarship

  • Kailey Fritz (Prescott, Wis.)
  • Melanie Hoffman (Pulaski, Wis.)
  • Christopher Krausert (Waukesha, Wis.)
  • Ethan Schuler (Watertown, Wis.)

WDA Foundation/Alliance Scholarship

  • Laura Hibbard (Monroe, Wis.)

Awards will be presented at the Scholarship Luncheon on May 11, 2016.

The WDA Foundation Hygiene Scholarship recipients are selected through the individual college based on criteria established by the WDA Foundation. The scholarship recipients are:

  • Kaitlan Kaduce (Altoona, Wis.)                  Chippewa Valley Technical College (Sciascia = photo)
  • Alissabeth Wegner (Brandon, Wis.)        Fox Valley Technical College
  • Sofia Merli (West Bend, Wis.)                   Milwaukee Area Technical College
  • Brooke Mathison (Eagle River, Wis.)      Nicolet College Foundation
  • Dakota Michlig (Edgar, Wis.)                      Northcentral Technical College
  • Macall Schmelzer (De Pere, Wis.)            Northeast WI Technical College

The WDA Foundation offers various scholarship opportunities to ensure Wisconsin residents have continued access to professional dental care for the future.

The WDA Foundation Tuition Scholarship Award is granted to four Marquette University School of Dentistry students each spring. Applicants must be Wisconsin residents in the second semester of their third year of study at MUSOD. They also must rank academically in the upper 25 percent of Wisconsin residents in their class.

Applications are distributed to eligible students through Marquette University.

The WDA Foundation/Alliance Scholarship Award is granted to one MUSOD student each spring. Applicants must be married Wisconsin residents in their second through fourth year of study.

Financial need and GPA are considerations for the award.

Applications are distributed to eligible students through Marquette University.

The WDA Foundation Hygiene Scholarship is granted to dental hygiene students studying at five participating technical schools throughout Wisconsin. There is one award per school. Applicants must be Wisconsin residents with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and in their second semester of hygiene study.

Applications are distributed to eligible students through their schools.

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