On offer are two (2) bursaries, each valued at $5,500 (inc. GST). These bursaries aim to recognise and support dental practitioners who are committed to learning and development.
ADAQ&BOQ Specialist CPD Bursary – experienced practitioner
ADAQ&BOQ Specialist CPD Bursary – recent graduate
Both bursaries are offered to practitioners to support their career development and to assist with learning by funding continuing professional development.
These bursaries are to be used for ADAQ continuing professional development events or certificate III or IV in Dental Assisting via the ADAQ Registered Training Organisation. Bursaries can be used for self-development or development of other practice staff.
Applications will close on Friday 6 November 2020.
Key dates and How to apply
Terms and conditions
"Winning the ADAQ+BOQ Specialist Bursary is a massive opportunity for our practice, it means that we can focus on upskilling our support staff. Our staff are amazing, and we want to be able to progress them in their careers for the benefit of themselves and our patients."
Dr Tim Keys & Dr Sarah Dumais Pelletier, 2019 ADAQ+BOQ Specialist Bursary winners
"We were very excited to hear we were successful in our application for the ADAQ+BOQ Specialist Bursary. The bursary will benefit the whole team not only the team member undertaking specific training. Improving the skill of one or more team members enhances the level of care and service we provide to our patients as well as providing the team member with a sense of achievement and mastery. By continuing to improve our skills, learn new techniques and keep abreast of the latest advances we are able to increase the level of trust our patients have in our abilities because they know we care about ensuring they receive the best orthodontic care available, tailored to meet their specific needs."
Dr Faye Goodyear, 2019 ADAQ+BOQ Specialist Bursary winner
"The ADAQ&BOQ Bursary is a strategic initiative that supports Members and aligns with the ADAQ motto of supporting YOU in your profession. It is an invaluable opportunity for our Members and their staff to develop professional and clinical skills. ADAQ is proud to partner with an organisation that values ongoing continued professional development."
Dr Norah Ayad, ADAQ President 2020
"BOQ Specialist has provided distinctive banking solutions to dentists for over 30 years so we deeply understand their career trajectory and the importance of continued professional development. We are proud to continue our partnership with ADAQ and through the bursary program, support dental practitioners in delivering the highest level of care and service to their patients."
Hugh Lander, BOQ Specialist CEO
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