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    Dr. and Mrs. Gerald M. Kramer Scholar Award for Excellence

    Offered by American Academy of Periodontology Foundation

    Reviewed by Brian GeigerLast updated Apr 16, 2024
    1 award worth

    $10,000

    Grade level

    Graduate Students

    Expected deadline:

    This scholarship might not currently be accepting applications. Most scholarship programs only accept applications a few months ahead of their annual deadline. We’ve estimated this deadline based on last year’s deadline in order to help you plan out your scholarship applications.

    May 2025

    Scholarship Overview

    The Dr. and Mrs. Gerald M. Kramer Scholar Award for Excellence is for third-year students, as of the application deadline, who are enrolled in an accredited U.S. periodontal graduate program and nominated by their periodontal program director. The top three candidates must attend the AAP Annual Meeting for personal interviews. All finalists will be required to create a 10 to 15 minute presentation on the topic of their application and research for their interview.

    If this sounds like a good opportunity for you, we encourage you to apply! Keep on reading to learn more.

    About American Academy of Periodontology Foundation

    The American Academy of Periodontology Foundation, a public charity, serves the community of periodontal caregivers and patients. The mission of the AAP Foundation is to improve the periodontal and general health of the public through increasing public and professional knowledge of periodontal diseases and their therapies, stimulating basic and clinical research to generate new knowledge, and enhancing educational programs at all levels to create opportunities in periodontal education and practice.

    Eligibility information

    This scholarship is open to students meeting the below eligibility criteria.

    Grade Level

    Graduate Students

    Academic Interest

    Dental Health/Services

    Application information

    To apply for this scholarship, submit the below application materials before the deadline.

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    For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact American Academy of Periodontology Foundation at [email protected].

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