Pembroke Pines Dental Assistant Student Selected for Scholarship and Mentorship Program

Aaliyahna McDonald applied for the Pacific Dental Services Foundation scholarship by submitting an essay about the importance of her family and how they motivate her to be her best. She then did a live interview with the Foundation scholarship committee, during which she discussed her passion for helping others, a desire to positively represent FCC, and how becoming a dental assistant is only a first step in what she hopes will be a long and rewarding career. Impressed with her authenticity and passion for the profession, the scholarship committee ultimately awarded Aaliyahna with the Dr. Carolyn Ghazal Dental Assistant Scholarship, which will pay $5,000 toward her FCC tuition. READ MORE