In the past several years, the ACPEF has given more than one million dollars in grants to advance the prosthodontic specialty.
John J. Sharry Prosthodontic Research Competition
2018 APPLICATIONS ARE DUE ON JUNE 1, 2018.
The John J. Sharry Prosthodontic Research Competition is held during the Annual Session of the American College of Prosthodontists. The 2018 competition will be held on Friday, Nov. 2 in Baltimore.
Sponsored by the ACP Education Foundation, the Sharry Prosthodontic Research Competition is held to stimulate and acknowledge original research in prosthodontics by residents. The ACP Research Committee strongly encourages all programs to participate in this competition.
Eligibility: Individuals are eligible if they are currently enrolled in a postdoctoral prosthodontic program accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association or have completed such a program in the last three (3) years and are an Active Member, Fellow, or Resident/Graduate Student Member, in good standing, of the American College of Prosthodontists. Manuscripts must not have been previously accepted for publication and are eligible for publication in the Journal of Prosthodontics. Please review the submission guidelines here.
ACP Education Foundation Research Fellowships
2018 APPLICATIONS ARE DUE ON AUG. 31, 2018.
The ACP Education Foundation is committed to assisting the dental profession in its quest for continuous improvement in clinical care. Each fall, the ACP Education Foundation awards research fellowship grants in the amount of $6,000. These are awarded to support meritorious research proposals that seek to advance basic scientific and applied clinical knowledge in the area of prosthodontics. The ACPEF Research Fellowships are supported in part by an unrestricted educational grant from Procter & Gamble Company.
Eligibility: Individuals are eligible if they are currently enrolled in a postdoctoral prosthodontic program accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association and are a Resident/Graduate Student Member, in good standing, of the American College of Prosthodontists.
Any investigation relevant to prosthodontic care is appropriate. This would include all disciplines in prosthodontics: fixed, implant, maxillofacial, and removable prosthetics.
Applications are due by Aug. 31. Please read the submission guidelines carefully. Contact the ACP Education Foundation with any questions.
GSK Prosthodontist Innovator Award
THE 2017 APPLICATION WINDOW IS NOW CLOSED.
The ACP Education Foundation is proud to support the GSK Prosthodontist Innovator Award. The goals of this sponsored research are to advance the understanding of prosthodontics-related biological and/or materials systems, human behavior, cost and care delivery, as well as economic modeling and quality of life investigations.
Sponsored by GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare through an unrestricted educational grant, single-year funding to initiate or foster research in these areas will be awarded to an ACP member prosthodontist and to his/her institution. This research grant is open to prosthodontist members (Members, Fellows) of the ACP who are full-time faculty at a US or a Canadian dental school or a related academic institution. Applicants must be within 10 years of their initial appointment and show outstanding promise in their research area.