Inaugural recipients of the undergraduate scholarships will each receive $1,000:
Kalee Creswell, East Central University
Kalee is a Biology major at East Central University and plans to attend the OU College Dentistry upon graduation. After completing dental school training, she hopes to specialize in orthodontics.
Gabrielle Catteeuw, University of Central Oklahoma
Gabrielle of Washington, Okla., is a Biomedical Sciences major at University of Central Oklahoma and plans to continue volunteer work in the VA Clinic. After graduation from dental school, she hopes to establish a career as a dentist in the U.S. Air Force and hopes to open her own dental clinic in a small community in rural Oklahoma upon completion of her service.
Nicole Huggins, University of Oklahoma
Nicole of Frisco, Texas, is a Biology major at the University of Oklahoma. She plans to apply for dental school and pursue a career in dentistry.
Full-time sophomore and junior-level students who have declared “pre-dentistry” as their major area of study or are on track to enter dental college are eligible for the scholarships. Students must also maintain a minimum 3.5 GPA and demonstrate financial need.