2017 National Finals Media Information

Distinguished Young Women Bellingrath Gardens and Home. June 15, 2015.Distinguished Young Women will welcome the Class of 2017 to Mobile on Sunday, June 18 to participate in the 60th National Finals. One participant from each state and Washington D.C. will have the privilege to experience the Alabama Gulf Coast, compete for a share of thousands of dollars in cash scholarships and the opportunity to represent the program as the Distinguished Young Woman of America for 2017.

Distinguished Young Women would like to invite media to all events, each offering photo, video and interview opportunities. Please see the links below for press releases, information about media events, how to reference Distinguished Young Women, facts about the program and a bio for the Distinguished Young Woman of America for 2015, Máire Nakada.

If you plan to attend Community Night on June 28 or the 60th National Finals Preliminaries & Finals Night on June 29, 30 and July 1, we ask that you fill out the Media Credentials Form and return it by email or fax to:
Adrienne, Communications & Marketing Director

Please see the links below for more information.
2017 60th National Finals Press Release
2017 National Finals Public Events Press Release
Media Credentials Form
Distinguished Young Women Fast Facts
How to Reference Distinguished Young Women
Distinguished Young Woman of America for 2016 Bio

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