DNA Day Essay Contest

Award Type: Contest

Applicant must be a high school student. Essay about the following is required: For one complex human trait of your choosing, identify and explain the contributions of at least one genetic factor and one environmental factor. How does this interplay lead to a phenotype?

Award Amount

Maximum: $1,000
Minimum: $100

Number of Awards

Maximum: 13
Minimum: 13
Average: 13

Deadlines & Renewal

March 14

Eligibility Requirements

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Sponsoring Organization

The American Society of Human Genetics

9650 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20814

(301) 634-7300
(301) 634-7079

Contact Information

Katherine Lontok
Educational Programs Manager
9650 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20814

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