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Smile For a Lifetime Orthodontist


Partnering to give the gift of a smile

Godley Family Orthodontics is proud to have teamed up with the Smile for a Lifetime Foundation to provide orthodontic treatment scholarships to children and teens who normally would not be able to afford treatment.  Dr. Godley enjoys volunteering her time and resources to give patients the gift of a beautiful, confident smile!

Smile for a Lifetime Qualifications:


Smile scholarships are limited and based on several factors, including the following:

  • Currently not wearing braces.

  • Family income of no more than 200% of the federal poverty level.

  • Age range (children ages 8 to 18).

  • Have a good dental hygiene routine.

  • Have a need for orthodontic braces.

  • Enrolled in school and holding a C average or better GPA.

  • Demonstrate a positive attitude.

  • Follow the treatment plan prescribed by your orthodontist.

  • Be a resident of Indiana and live within 1.5 hours of Godley Family Orthodontics office.

  • Demonstrate a commitment to make regular appointments and be on time.

  • Provide a letter of recommendation from someone in school or the community.

Application process:

To apply for a scholarship or learn more about the Smile For A Lifetime foundation, please go to  and click on the "Apply For Braces" link to get started. 


Scholarships are handled through the National Smile for a Lifetime Foundation.   For more information, please contact the national office at (719) 535-2777.

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