Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
Continuous
Application Deadline
No
Renewable
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Distinguished Young Women

Description

We are a non-profit organization that offers Life Skills Workshops to prepare young women for life after high school and over $1 billion in college scholarships opportunities. Plus, it is free to participate. Awards are given to participants in the local, state, and national levels of competition. Must be female, high school juniors or seniors, U.S. citizens, and legal residents of the county and state of competition. Participants are evaluated on scholastic achievement, interview, talent, fitness, and public speaking. The number of awards and their amount vary from year to year. Be aware that in order to qualify for or win any of the scholarships offered by Distinguished Young Women, you must participate in a program for your area. This could include attending a rehearsal(s) and being a part of an on-stage performance (dependent on Covid-19 guidelines in your area).

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student or a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college, two-year college or a vocational-tech school
  • CheckmarkMust be at least 15 years old
  • CheckmarkMust not be older than 19 years old
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkRestricted to female students
  • CheckmarkMust currently be a high school student
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Other - Attend a rehearsal and being a part of an on-stage performance
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Entry In A Contest
  • Checkmark Interview
  • Checkmark Personal Photograph
For more info, please visit our site
Contact Laura Warren
Foundation Administrator
foundation@distinguishedyw.org
Tel: 800-256-5435 Address 751 Government Street
Mobile, AL 36602