The primary focus of this fund is to assist persons in acquiring a college education. Dr. Wilson often gave assistance to individuals desiring to enter or continue college but lacked the necessary funds. The Applicant is not required to be a member of Holsey Temple CME Church, however must reside in the greater Philadelphia area and demonstrate financial need.
Education truly is the key to opportunity in America, and Holsey Temple CME Church, through the Dr. Merritt W. Wilson Scholarship Fund, has made a commitment to invest in our most important resource – our young people. This Fund will benefit qualified students who best meet our criteria. We are seeking active, well-rounded students who demonstrate financial need in order to attend or continue their college education.
If at any time during the application process you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Scholarship Committee at 215-848-2210 or firstname.lastname@example.org.