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DNA Day Essay Contest
Sponsor: American Society of Human Genetics
6120 Executive Boulevard
Suite 500
Rockville, MD 20852
Eligibility: Applicants must be in grades 9-12 and submit an essay in which they discuss the application of gene therapy in curing or repairing a particular disease or condition. Selection favors presentations that offer well-reasoned arguments, thus exemplifying a student's deep understanding of all concepts related to the essay question.

Amount: Up to $1,000
Deadline: Early March
How to apply: Applications are available online.