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CDA Foundation Student Loan Repayment Grant

Who It’s For: Recent graduates from a dental school who are eligible to practice dentistry in California and agree to serve in an dental professional shortage area for at least three years.

How to Apply: Click the “Apply” link on the grant’s official website. You must apply during the application period.

What Loans Qualify: Any educational debt from a government or commercial lending institution. This should include most federal, state, or private loans.

How Much?: Up to $35,000 per year, up to a possible maximum of $105,000 over the course of three years.

Anything Else I Should Know?:  Runners-up who are unable to receive this grant may be awarded the Webb Family Grant instead, which carries an award of up to $5,000.