The Grant R. and Esther H. Taylor Annual Scholarship was established by Dr. Mark and Mary Jane Taylor in memory of Dr. Taylor’s parents. Grant and Esther were both children of the Depression, where debt was common and its consequences stifling. The scholarship is intended to help deserving students begin their careers with less debt, thus helping them in their ability to pursue the independent practice of dentistry.
One $1,000 scholarship will be awarded.

Applicant must:
1. Have demonstrated high academic standards.
2. Have demonstrated financial need. Financial need is demonstrated by completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
3. Be a Dental Student major
4..Be in good academic Standing.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Attach a Resume/CV
  2. Between 250 – 500 words, provide a personal essay articulating how your personal and/or professional goals can be supported with this scholarship. Please include any community involvement activities you’ve had the opportunity to be part of and your experience overcoming any life challenge.
  3. (SOD) Please provide the name and email address of an individual who can email a letter of recommendation. This letter must come from teacher/professor or community service representative (someone other than a family member)