Dental School students receive scholarships
Hard work and determination paid off for five dental students who were awarded scholarships for their academic achievement.
Fourth-year student Heather Bobb received a $1,500 Pierre Fauchard Academy Dental Student Scholarship for her potential to develop into an outstanding leader in the dental profession.
The Dental Alumni Association Scholarship Endowment Fund awarded top-ranking entering first-year student David Dennison $5,000.
First-year student Brandy Howard received $1,000 from the David P. Green Scholarship Endowment. The scholarship is available to students in every school of the Health Science Center.
Freshmen class president Kelly Larkin was selected to receive the $5,000 Martha Wood Scholarship. The award was established by Herbert Pearce in honor of his wife, former UTHSC executive assistant to the president and former interim dean of the Dental School.
First-year student Jonathan McDonald was awarded the four-year, $10,000 Bill Dickerson Scholarship.