To qualify for the Carolyn Wilson Scholarship, you must be a resident of either Arkansas, Louisiana, or Oklahoma AND have been diagnosed with ESRD (stage 5 kidney disease).

The American Kidney Fund is committed to providing scholarships to all dialysis patients who meet the following program guidelines:

  • Must be a resident of Arkansas, Louisiana or Oklahoma
  • Must demonstrate financial need through the expenses vs. income table (#6 on application)
  • Must be a current dialysis patient or a kidney transplant recipient

While this program is for patients diagnosed with stage 5 kidney disease (ESRD), priority will be given to dialysis patients.