Current Awards and Research Information


2015 Call for submission - This has now closed.

The Australian Society of Periodontology is inviting undergraduate dental students from Australian Universities to apply for a summer vacation research scholarship on a research project related to periodontology.

The Scholarship

The scholarship is awarded by the ASP to the winning candidate in the form of a stipend of cash value to be determined from time to time by the Federal Executive of the ASP. Currently, the stipend is of a cash value of $2500.00.

Eligibility to apply

You must be an enrolled undergraduate dental student in one the Australian Universities. The research project must be completed during the summer vacation period. The topic of the research project must be related to Periodontology, All incidental and consumable costs must be borne by the sponsoring Department.

Method of Application

ASP Undergraduate Scholarship Application

PO Box 558


A completed application form (refer to page 3 of this document) must be submitted with a detailed description of the research project containing aims and objectives, materials and methods, research plan, and anticipated date of completion.

Two hard copies of the application must be accompanied by an electronic copy, and emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. :


Applications must be received by Wednesday 30th September 2015.

No late applications will be considered.

Frequency of award: Annually

Number of scholarships: 1 scholarship per year

Scholarship value: $2 500.00

Call for submission: June 2015

Closing date: 30th September 2015

Announcement of winners: TBC 2016

Judging panel: Appointed by the ASP Federal President