Do you provide dental care to children whose families cannot afford it? If yes, apply for a Healthy Smiles, Healthy Children Grant.

Selected applicants can receive one-year grants of up to $20,000, supporting community-based initiatives in the U.S. that provide dental care and ultimately serve as a Dental Home to underserved/limited access children.

Applications are now being accepted for 2019-2020 Access to Care Grants. All applications must be completed and submitted electronically via our grant management software. Up to 20, one-year grants of up to $20,000 each will be awarded this year. Organizations will be notified of their status by June 1, 2019.

Applicants can complete the application at

Follow the instructions on the right hand side to create a new user log in. Returning applicants should login with the e-mail and password used in previous applications.

Please see grant guideline requirements at

Applications are due by 4 p.m. CST on Friday, December 21, 2018.

For questions contact or (312) 337-2169.

Healthy Smiles, Healthy Children Grants

Since 2010, the Foundation has issued nearly $5 million in grants and commitments to 98 organizations in 33 states and the District of Columbia. Foundation grantees have helped provide Dental Homes to more than 350,000 children. Including single-year Access to Care Grants, the Foundation will release more than $1.3 million in grants and commitments this year.

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