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Distinguished Young Women Scholarship

Offered by Distinguished Young Women

Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Feb 1, 2024
Varies awards worth

Varies

Grade level

High School Juniors & Seniors

Application deadline:

Rolling

Scholarship Overview

The Distinguished Young Women awards are given to participants in the local, state, and national levels of competition. To be eligible, applicants must be female, high school juniors or seniors, and legal residents of the county and state in which they’re competing. 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 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. If this sounds like a good opportunity for you, we encourage you to apply! Keep on reading to learn more.

About Distinguished Young Women

The Distinguished Young Women is 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. Their awards are given to participants in the local, state, and national levels of competition.

Eligibility information

This scholarship is open to students meeting the below eligibility criteria.

Grade Level

High School Juniors & Seniors

Citizenship

US Citizens, Other

Other Category

Women

Application information

To apply for this scholarship, submit the below application materials before the deadline.

No essay

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Scholarship FAQ

Is this scholarship designated for full-time or part-time students?

This scholarship is designated for full-time enrollment status only.

Is this scholarship restricted by institution type?

This scholarship is restricted for use at two-year colleges, four-year colleges, and trade/technical schools.

Is this scholarship open to international students?

Yes, this scholarship is open to US Citizens and international students.

Who should I contact with any questions about this scholarship?

For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact Distinguished Young Women at [email protected].

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