Richard and Linda Taliaferro Endowed Scholarship
Richard and Linda Taliaferro of Winchester, Va. created this scholarship in 2017.
Richard earned his D.D.S. degree from the VCU School of Dentistry in 1983. Linda is a former elementary school teacher and a current “English as a Second Language” teacher. Both Taliaferros recognize the importance of educators in the academic arena. They created this scholarship to help fund education for a future dental school educator and/or researcher.
- DDS student or DH student
- Demonstrated an interest in pursuing a career in either academic dentistry or research in the dental field
- Financial need
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