The purpose of this program is to provide grant funding to plan, develop, operate, or participate in, approved pre-doctoral training programs in the fields of general dentistry, pediatric dentistry, public health dentistry and dental hygiene and to provide financial assistance to dental or dental hygiene students. This program may also support an accredited masters in public health for dental and dental hygiene students.
Entities eligible for grants to support predoctoral training in general, pediatric, or public health dentistry include entities that have programs in dental or dental hygiene schools.
Program details (Opportunity Closing Date: 05/28/2010)
National Center for Health Workforce Analysis Oral Health Workforce Reports
Improving Access to Oral Health Care for Vulnerable and Underserved Populations (Institute of Medicine)
Advancing Oral Health in America (Institute of Medicine)