2016 Sterngold Grant Awarded by the Foundation for Dental Laboratory Technology
The Foundation for Dental Laboratory Technology announced the winner of the 2016 Sterngold Grant is Pasadena City College in Pasadena, California.
Sterngold Dental pledged $10,000 to the Foundation in both cash and product donations over a period of time to help support the future of dental laboratory technology. With this donation, Sterngold and the Foundation created this grant in order to support the Foundation’s purpose by making higher-level education more accessible. Pasadena City College will be awarded $1,250 in product donation.
“Through both cash contributions and product donations, Sterngold’s support enables the Foundation to offer more grants and scholarships to interested candidates for advanced education as well as provide direct support to educational institution’s dental laboratory technology programs. Especially with the duration of this grant, I can confidently say we are positively changing the future of the dental laboratory technology profession one day at a time,” said Foundation Chair, Jeff Stronk.
The Foundation for Dental Laboratory Technology (FDLT) is a non-profit 501c (3) organization. The purpose of FDLT is to advance the profession of dental laboratory technology by addressing industry driven needs and providing solutions that are relevant and accessible to dental technicians and other members of the dental team.
Sterngold Dental is located in Attleboro, Massachusetts and is the leading source for restorative dentistry and is a global leader in alloys, attachments, implants, and restorative systems. Sterngold uses the ERA® denture attachment, the number one attachment in the world, and has lectured and presented hands-on clinics to thousands of dentists and dental technicians all over. For additional information about Sterngold Dental, visit www.Sterngold.com.
For additional information about the Foundation and its program, visit www.dentallabfoundation.org.
The Foundation relies heavily on donations from individuals as well as companies to fund the scholarship and grant programs. Donations are accepted throughout the year. To support the Foundation, please visit www.nadl.org/dltf/donate-online.cfm.