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The Armin Roth Scholarship in Dentistry

A coursework scholarship in dentistry
Supporting high-achieving students of the Doctor of Dental Medicine or Bachelor of Oral Health.

Highlights

Value Eligibility Open date Close date
$6000
  • Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) or Bachelor of Oral Health student
23 August 2021 21 September 2021

How to apply

Apply here.

Benefits

This scholarship is valued at $6000 and is tenable for up to one year.

Who's eligible

You must:

  • be currently enrolled full-time in the Doctor of Dental Medicine or Bachelor of Oral Health.
  • have completed at least one year of full-time equivalent studies in your degree.

Background

This scholarship has been donated by the Trustee for the Henry Schein Regional Trust.

1. Background

a. This Scholarship was established in 2017 to support dental students with their studies at the University of Sydney.

b. This Scholarship has been donated by the Trustee for the Henry Schein Regional Trust.

2. Eligibility

a. Applicants must be currently enrolled full-time in one of the following degrees within the Sydney Dental School at the University of Sydney. 

I. Doctor of Dental Medicine, or
II. Bachelor of Oral Health.

b. Applicants must have completed at least one year of full-time equivalent studies in their eligible degree.

3. Selection Criteria

a. The Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of:

I. academic merit,
II. a written recommendation from the relevant academic year coordinator, and
III. a personal statement.

b. The Scholarship will be awarded by the Head of School and Dean of the Sydney Dental School or their nominated delegate(s).

4. Value

a. The Scholarship is valued at $6,000 per annum and is tenable for up to one year. 

b. The Scholarship annual value will be paid in two equal instalments after the census date of each semester. 

c. Deferral and/or suspension of the Scholarship is not permitted without the prior permission of the Head of School and Dean of the Sydney Dental School.

d. The Scholarship is not transferable to another University school, faculty or university.

e. The Scholarship will be offered subject to the availability of funds.

f. No other amount is payable.

5. Ongoing eligibility

a. To continue receipt of the Scholarship, the recipient must maintain a minimum Semester Average Mark (WAM) of 65 each semester. 

b. Recipients undertaking an exchange during the tenure of this Scholarship are required to have achieved a Satisfied Requirements grade (SR) to receive their next payment. 

6. Termination

a. The Scholarship will be terminated if the recipient:

I. withdraws from an eligible course or fails to enrol,
II. commences part-time study without prior approval of the Head of School and Dean of the Sydney Dental School, 
III. does not maintain satisfactory academic performance, 
IV. is determined by the University to be guilty of serious misconduct, including, but not limited to, having provided false or misleading information as part of their Scholarship application, or
V. does not resume study at the end of a period of approved leave.

b. Once the Scholarship has been terminated, it will not be reinstated unless due to University error.  

c. Where a student is found guilty of serious misconduct or the Scholarship is terminated under any instance in the Termination Clause of these terms and conditions, the University reserves the right to request that any Scholarship funds paid to the Scholarship recipient be reimbursed. 

7. Other Requirements 

a. The recipient may be invited to meet with a representative of the Henry Schein Regional Trust.