The Kitsap Kid’s Dentistry Scholarship Program awards two nonrenewable $1000 scholarships annually with $500 distributed each semester beginning in the fall. All scholarship money will go directly to the school to be applied towards tuition, books, fees, housing, or related expenses. If the student does not continue full time status for the second semester, the remaining $500 will not be awarded.
Selection Criteria and Eligibility
Applicants must currently be a current or past patient of record of Kitsap Kid’s Dentistry. Applications will be accepted from graduating seniors planning to attend an institution of higher learning for at least one year. All applicants must have a GPA of at least a 2.5 on a 4.0 scale, or a 3.75 on a 6.0 scale at the end of their senior fall semester for consideration of this scholarship. Scholarship recipients will be determined based on essays, academic achievement, and participation in school and community activities.
- The Kitsap Kid’s Dentistry Scholarship application form is to be completed by the student and school official after the first semester GPA has been determined.
- Attach (2) typed essays on:
- How do you think social media has affected society? (3-5 paragraphs, 300 words or less) and
- If you were a scoop of ice cream, what flavor would you be? Why? (50 words or less)
The application with all supportive materials enclosed must be submitted to Kitsap Kid’s Dentistry and postmarked or received no later than March 15, 2019. THERE WILL BE NO EXCEPTIONS.
Notification of Scholarship Winners
Scholarship winners will be notified by mail by April 19, 2019, and their names and photos may be used for public relations purposes. The names of scholarship winners will be posted on the Kitsap Kid’s Dentistry website at kitsapkidsdentistry.com.