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The 2024 David & Dovetta Wilson Scholarship Application will be available from December 15 – February 15, 2024 (11:59 pm EST).

This year, we are using Kaleidoscope as our application software to serve our applicants better.

  • Chrome is the recommended browser for using the platform.
  • If you need help, please email help@mykaleidoscope.com.
  • You will need to make a free account with Kaleidoscope to apply.
  • You can enter your recommender information directly into the software and it will contact your recommender on your behalf. We strongly suggest that you confirm receipt of this information and share the deadline with your recommender.

Electronic Submissions ONLY accepted via http://wilsonfund.org/case-study-gene-editing: Requirements
In order for your application to be submitted and reviewed, you will need to have the following:

  • Application*
  • Transcript (unofficial or official)*
  • Recommender Email Contact Information (minimum one)*
  • Photo*
    • high school graduation photo, preferably • no other individuals in the photo • must be able to see your face: no sunglasses in the photo, action shots or items covering your face • a neutral background (blank wall preferred)