DDS Acceleration Scholarship


Dr. Igal Elyassi, DDS is rewarding the work and talent of students around the nation with a scholarship to help accelerate their goals in education. Our Los Angeles dentist is committed to helping students achieve their academic dreams and take steps towards a successful career. The DDS Acceleration Scholarship is available for all dental school students.

The DDS Acceleration Scholarship will be annually renewed and is valued at $1,500. Students can submit their application via mail or through the form below. The application details will include a response to the provided essay question along with the student’s name, proof of enrollment, and contact information.


Due Date for Submissions: May 31, 2023

Amount: $1,500


  • Full or part-time enrollment in a dental school or equivalent academic program
  • U.S. Citizenship


Students can submit their application through submitting the form below, email or by mailing to the provided address. Please include the following with the application:

  • Essay question response
  • Campus ID number
  • Contact information

Mailing Address:

DDS Acceleration Scholarship
6200 Wilshire Blvd #1609
Los Angeles, CA 90048


Essay Prompt:

What was your motivation in choosing to study dentistry? Use specific details and examples. Respond in a professionally typed format with less than 1,000 words. The response must be typed in 12-point font with double-spaced paragraphs and 1-inch margins.