Below we have listed current opportunities including scholarships, internships, and other extracurricular activities!

  • Dr. Chang Family Dental Practice: Seeking pre-dental students.
      • “We are a small family dental practice in Raleigh near North Hills Mall, and are looking for someone who has great interpersonal skills and a positive attitude to help us care for our patients. In the past three years, we have had two pre-dental students working at the front desk at separate times, and they both had to leave the position because they got into dental school. It is a good opportunity to learn more about the administrative part of a dental office, and whenever possible, I encourage shadowing clinically as well.Hours would be Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 8 AM to 5 PM, and the 2nd Monday of each month from 8 AM to 5 PM.

        If you are interested or would like more information, please send a cover letter and resume to changddshires@gmail.com

  • Southpoint Pediatric Dentistry: A full time or potentially part-time intern position with Dr. Amy.
      • “This ideal candidate must possess the following qualities: professionalism, communication skills, the ability to learn quickly, and a positive attitude. The primary responsibilities of a dental intern are: acquiring and applying new dental knowledge and skills; exemplifying punctuality, reliability, cleanliness, and initiative; maintaining a smooth flow for effective transitions in the office environment; recognizing that the office environment can change unexpectedly, and very quickly, demanding flexibility and organization under pressure; being able to perform and track several tasks simultaneously with accuracy; and exhibiting courtesy and friendliness to all patients. We are dedicated to providing quality care in a compassionate environment, and we are seeking a dental intern who shares these same values. We offer competitive pay and a great work environment centered on a team approach. If you feel you are the right candidate, please send your resume to southpointpedo1@gmail.com. We are excited for the opportunity to meet you!”
  • Casa de Esperanza: Seeking applicants for the Hands of Hope Service Year Program.
      • “Casa de Esperanza provides residential foster care to children ages birth through six who are in crisis due to abuse, neglect or the effects of HIV.  For a complete description visit:  https://www.casahope.org/hands-of-hope-service-year-1.  Our application can be found at:  https://www.casahope.org/application-part-one . For more information, please contact Darean Talmadge 713-529-0639 dtalmadge@casahope.org . House Parents in our program gain valuable experience that is relevant to their future career goals while simultaneously making a meaningful difference in the lives of a vulnerable group of children.”
  • Cary Pediatric Dentistry: Looking for a paid sterilization intern to work throughout the year.
      • We are searching for a paid sterilization intern in our office starting now through the end of the year.  We are looking for an intern that will work in our clinical area and sterilization.  They must be a Senior or in their gap year for dental school.  The responsibilities include sterilizing instruments, preparing toothbrush bags, stocking rooms & putting away supplies, cleaning dental chairs after each patient, etc..We can be flexible on hours worked if needed.  If you have anyone that may be interested please have them send me their resume and weekly availability to carypediatricdentistrypa@gmail.com.”
  • SHAC Dental Clinic Volunteering:
  • Surgical Assistant Position at Triangle Implant Center – Mebane, NC:
      • “TiC is a high-volume oral and maxillofacial surgery center. The externship program is in its 13th year, and has had great success in launching students to their desired health care professional schools. This opportunity affords great hands-on experience directly with oral surgeons, anesthesiologists, and patients, providing a fantastic opportunity for pre-health professional students seeking in-depth clinical exposure.  Looking for full day availability 8am-4pm, at least two days per week.”
  • UNC Orofacial Pain Clinic with Dr. Pei Feng Lim
      • “There is a part-time position open for an Assistant at the  (2 days per week). You will train on the job, and no prior experience is required! Duties include assistance with patient care activities and minor administrative tasks. If you are interested, email Dr. Lim at peifeng_lim@unc.edu with your CV attached.”
  • Morgenstern Orthodontics in Chapel Hill with Dr. Morgenstern

      • “Morgenstern Orthodontics has a position available for a pre-dental student who wants to gain experience working in the dental field. This externship has a minimum commitment of 1 year. Extern will work 3-4 days per week (approximately 24-32 hours per week) and will be compensated as an employee.

        We are a small, growing office and extern will be an integral part of the team during their time at the office. Extern must be a self-starter, willing to hustle and work hard to provide our patients with excellent customer service and care, have a positive attitude, good bedside manner and communication. Must enjoy or be excited about the provider/patient relationship. To apply, please email resume and letter of interest to Dr. Morgenstern at am@morgensternortho.com by April 29th, 2020. Position start date can be flexible but ideally will begin on or before June 13th.”


We encourage members of our honor society to look at and apply for scholarships during their year of matriculation into dental school. We have listed current scholarships below with a brief description and link for our members to check out. If you would like to have your scholarship added to our website, please email our website coordinator, Aliha Younus at ayounus@ad.unc.edu.