The American Dental Education Association (ADEA)/Colgate-Palmolive Co. Allied Dental Educators Fellowship promotes leadership development of faculty members in allied dental education. This fellowship provides the opportunity for an allied dental educator to focus on a broad range of issues affecting allied dental education; for example, policy, research, budget and finance, faculty development and advancement, legislation and gender and workforce issues.
During odd years (2017, 2019, 2021, etc.)ÔÇötwo recipients will be awarded a fellowship of $2,000 for tuition, travel and fees associated with the ADEA Allied Dental Faculty Leadership Development Program (ADEA ADFLDP). To qualify to attend the ADEA ADFLDP, applicants must complete the application process and have the full support of their dean or program director.
During even years (2018, 2020, 2022, etc.)ÔÇöone recipient will spend the fellowship at the ADEA office. The fellow receives a stipend of $4,000 to cover travel and expenses for the cumulative three-month experience in Washington, DC. The fellowÔÇÖs institution continues to provide salary support for the duration of the experience. While working with ADEA staff during even years, the fellow will work on issues such as faculty recruitment and retention, leadership development, teaching strategies, competencies and their assessment, and accreditation and licensure. Each applicant should have a specific project in mind that he or she would like to pursue. The fellowÔÇÖs outlined project, interest and talents will be considered during the selection process. ADEA will be flexible in the arrangement of time away from the fellowÔÇÖs institution.
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a university, a four-year college, two-year college or a vocational-tech school
- Must study full-time
Restricted to students studying
How to Apply
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Mr. Eric T. Lund
Professional Development Manager
655 K St NW Ste 800