Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
Continuous
Application Deadline
No
Renewable
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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.

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
  • CheckmarkRestricted to single students
  • CheckmarkMust currently be a high school student
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time

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Contact Lisa Lawley Burnette
National Field Director
lisa@distinguishedyw.org
Tel: 251-438-3621
Fax: 251-431-0063 Address 751 Government Street
Mobile, AL 36602