Financial Aid

Financial Aid 2021-02-23T10:06:46-05:00

PDHA is proud to continue with the Margaret A. Bailey Scholarship, awarded to a 2nd year PA DH student. PDHA is also offering the PDHA Scholarship for Further Education to a RDH who is pursuing an advanced degree. Click on the application below. The history of the scholarships is explained in the History sheet link.

Donate Now

PDHA is proud to continue with the Margaret A. Bailey Scholarship which is awarded to a 2nd year Dental Hygiene student. The original scholarship money is diminishing and so PDHA is trying to fund it for the future. The DONATE NOW button will direct your donations into the Scholarship account. We appreciate your generosity and support for the students as they study for their hygiene license.
PDHA and the students THANK YOU!!!

Scholarship application is below and information can be found through your school Directors or contacting Central office-Tiffany Kilpatrick- #717-766-0334 and she will contact the Scholarship chair.

Scholarship Application
PDHA Scholarship for Further Education
Bailey Hollister History

Pennsylvania Dental Hygienists’ Association Scholarships

The Margaret A. Bailey Scholarship application forms will be available in January 2021.
This scholarship is open to a DH student completing their first year, who is a current member of SADHA and a resident of PA.
Please check back then to apply.
Thank you!
Questions: Laura DeHennis- Scholarship Chair

National Health Service Corps

This organization is a great resource for tuition reimbursement, loan repayment programs, scholarships, as well as volunteer and public health opportunities.

ADHA Institute for Oral Health

Our national association also offers scholarships through the ADHA Institute for Oral Health.  The deadline for these applications in February 1, and you can get more information at

Component Scholarships

Many individual components offer scholarships to students in the area.  Please click on the Components link in the left menu and find your local contact today to find out more!