Distinguish Yourself Today

Distinguish yourself professionally by pursuing AGD Fellowship Award. Earning Fellowship through the attainment of quality continuing education (CE) culminates with receipt of your award at the AGD Convocation Ceremony held each year during AGD’s Scientific Session.

Fellowship Requirements

To earn Fellowship, you must complete the following requirements:

  • Maintain current AGD membership for three continuous years by Dec. 31 of the year in which the application is received, to begin no earlier than the month of dental school graduation
  • Have a dental license that has not been suspended or revoked within the past five years and is not currently under probation, suspension or revocation
  • Pass the AGD Fellowship Exam
  • Complete 500 hours of approved CE
  • Attend the AGD Convocation Ceremony, held during the AGD Scientific Session, where you will receive the award; successful candidates are allowed three years following approval to complete this requirement

For more information, download the AGD FAGD Guidelines

Apply for Fellowship

To receive your AGD Fellowship Award, you must submit an application and the required fee* to AGD by Dec. 31** (to be considered for the class immediately following the application deadline). Download the 2018 Fellowship Award Application, or request the application via email at awardapp@agd.org. Then, apply!

Applications must be postmarked no later than Dec. 31* to be considered for the class immediately following the application deadline. AGD’s Council on Dental Education will review your application by the end of March. You can expect to receive notification of the council’s decision by mail by mid-April.

*The fee to apply for the 2018 Fellowship Award is $710.
**The AGD offices will be closed Dec. 25, 2017, through Jan. 1, 2018. Award applications can be faxed, emailed or mailed to AGD during this period. No computerized testing will be available during this period. The exam application deadline has been modified to Dec. 15, 2017, for those members attempting to complete their examination requirement before the Fellowship Award application deadline of Dec. 31, 2017. All other award requirements must be completed by Dec. 31, 2017, to qualify for the 2018 award.


Bowerman - Mentorship

May 16, 2017, 14:52 PM
"My mentor has his Fellowship, Mastership and LLSR. He instilled in me how important it is to keep learning after dental school. My friend and I achieved our Fellowship together. Staying committed together is important for accountability."
Author : Lisa Sue Bowerman, DDS, FAGD
Location : Ann Arbor, MI
Member Since : Member since 2003
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