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Dental Excellence

ADG Undergraduate Bursary Award

Professionalism

Win one of two bursaries worth up to £1,000 as part of the Association of Dental Groups' (ADG) award for undergraduate entries relating to professionalism in dentistry.

Do you care about professionalism in dentistry? Are you an undergraduate studying dentistry who wants some national recognition as well as a bursary for your ideas and work?

The Association of Dental Groups - the representative body of UK dental groups - is running a competition open to undergraduate dental students relating to professionalism in dentistry.

Christina Tran – Gold Award winner of the 2017 ‘Professionalism’ undergraduate category
Christina Tran – Gold Award winner of the 2017 ‘Professionalism’ undergraduate category

Christina says ‘“I wasn't expecting to win at all, so winning the Gold Bursary has been an extremely pleasant surprise. I have a genuine passion for professionalism as a topic, so I am thrilled that I have an accolade that reflects that. The ADG Bursary Awards are a great opportunity for young dental professionals like myself to receive recognition as well as reflect on the importance of professionalism.


Competition rules

This ADG undergraduate professionalism bursary award is open to all UK undergraduate dental students:

Two bursaries will be awarded; Gold £1000 and Silver £750. The application must be supported by a reference from a tutor at your training school.

The professionalism domain has four major competencies:

For guidance regarding professionalism within dentistry visit www.copdend.org.


How to Apply

The application consists of answering two questions:

The application must be supported by a tutor at your training school. The references of the short listed candidates may be contacted prior to the award.


Timelines

The final deadline for submissions is the 30th June 2018, with the winners being notified on 1st September 2018.

The ADG is very pleased to announce that the 2018 Bursary Awards are being presented in collaboration with Dental Update and The Dentist. Winners will be invited to an awards ceremony at the BDIA Dental Update Study Day to be held on 4 October 2018 in London.


Further details

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