Awards and Recognition

AGD Fellowship Award Distinguish yourself professionally through quality continuing education with AGD Fellowship. Attaining AGD Fellowship status culminates with receipt of your award at the AGD Convocation Ceremony held each year at the AGD annual meeting.
AGD Mastership Award Complete your journey to excellence with the highest honor—the Academy of General Dentistry Mastership (AGD Mastership) Award. A professional designation within the AGD beyond Fellowship, Mastership reflects a general dentist's ongoing commitment to provide quality care through continuing education. Explore this section of the website to learn more about the AGD Mastership Award.
Lifelong Learning and Service Recognition Masters can continue their commitment to learning and community service with the Lifelong Learning and Service Recognition.
Texas Dentist of the Year Considered the most prestigious award a Texas dentist can receive. Every year, nominations are requested from TDA District Dental Societies and the AGD components all across Texas. The winner is announced at Texas Academy Awards during Texas AGD’s annual event, the Lone Star Dental Conference
Texas New Dentist of the Year Started in 2009 to recognize the outstanding achievements of general dentists who graduated within the past seven years who have shown exemplary leadership and a clear vision for the future of dentistry. The winner is announced at the Texas Academy Awards pre-party during the Texas AGD's annual event, the Lone Star Dental Conference.