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Distinguished Young Woman of America- $40,000 Katelyn Cai, Arizona 1st Runner Up- $20,000 Julianne Abenoja, Alabama 2nd Runner Up- $15,000 Cynthia Lu, Wisconsin 3rd Runner Up- $10,000 Isabel Xue, Mas...

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sunday, June 19, 2022 at 8:15pm CT CONTACT: Tara Principe, Marketing & Communications Director 251.438.3621 | Tara@DistinguishedYW.org Distinguished Young Women plans for ...

Distinguished Young Woman of America- $30,000 Destiny Kluck, Georgia 1st Runner Up- $20,000 Emma Neal, North Carolina 2nd Runner Up- $10,000 Aris Zhu, Arizona Finalists – $5,000 each Cosette Wu,...

CATEGORY AWARDS Talent – $1,000 each Destiny Kluck, Georgia Cosette Wu, Hawaii Chloe Smith, Maryland Avery Berlowski, Minnesota Isabella Kulstad, Virginia Self-Expression – $1,000 each Ari...

Amy Osmond Cook Class of 2020 Has Been Award – $2,000 Megan Chang, Maryland 2020 Distinguished Vlogger Award in honor of Roxann Dyess – $1,000 Faith Mae Kiser, North Carolina 2020 Dr. Rich...

Distinguished Young Women will be awarding a scholarship to one young woman who shared the Be Your Best Self program message during National BYBS Week (April 19-23, 2021) The competition for the Dist...

The National Panhellenic Conference (NPC) is the umbrella organization for 26 international sororities and is one of the largest organizations advocating for women. Since 2017, NPC and Distinguished Y...

On Saturday, June 27, 2020, during the last night of the 63rd Distinguished Young Women National Finals Broadcast, our final round of scholarships were awarded! See below for the Category and Overal...

On Friday, June 26, 2020, during the Second Preliminary night of the 63rd Distinguished Young Women National Finals Broadcast, our second round of scholarships were awarded! See below for the Category...

On Thursday, June 25, 2020, during the First Preliminary night of the 63rd Distinguished Young Women National Finals Broadcast, our first round of scholarships were awarded! See below for the full lis...

On Saturday, June 29, Dora Guo of Vernon Hills, Ill., was named Distinguished Young Woman of America for 2019  and presented with a cash scholarship of $30,000 during the 62nd Distinguished Young Wo...

“National Finals: Two Weeks in Review” is up on our YouTube Channel! For more videos from Distinguished Young Women, check out YouTube.com/c/DistinguishedYoungWomen.

Sponsor Spotlight videos are up on our YouTube channel! Check them out to learn more about our National Sponsors and their connections to Distinguished Young Women. National sponsors include Mobile Co...

On Saturday, June 30, Aaryan Morrison of Kokomo, Ind., was named Distinguished Young Woman of America for 2018  and presented with a cash scholarship of $30,000 during the 61st Distinguished Young Wo...

Distinguished Young Women is set to celebrate the 61st National Finals competition at 7 p.m. June 28, 29 and 30 at the Mobile Civic Center Theater. The Distinguished Young Women Class of 2018 will com...

What is distinguished? According to the dictionary it’s “making oneself notable through your behavior and achievements.” It’s also the perfect way to define the participants, volunteers and su...

Congratulations to Colonel Allison Miller, an alumni of the 1989 Jefferson County Program, for being named the first female National Guard Base Commander in the state of Ohio.  Read more below. MAN...

Jimmy Buffett’s new album ‘Buried Treasure’ features AJM Participants singing along with him in the 1960’s! Read more from the press release and article linked below. “Th...

  Check out your local news stand TODAY! The November/December 2017 Seventeen Magazine Features Distinguished Young Woman of America 2017 Skye Bork! In an article about Finding Money for College ...

Skye Bork, Distinguished Young Woman of America 2017, was a guest of the Veteran’s Day Commission over the Veteran’s Day weekend in Mobile, AL.  She arrived in the Port City and attended the Elep...

Skye Bork, from the District of Columbia, was named the Distinguished Young Woman of America 2017 during the 60th National Finals in Mobile, Alabama on July 1st. Skye is a Cum Laude graduate of Nation...

2017 Awards Distinguished Young Woman of America – $30,000 Skye Bork (District of Columbia) First Runner-Up – $15,000 Catherine Liang (California) Second Runner-Up – $10,000 Helen Huang (Massach...

  Category Awards Press-Register/AL.com Distinguished Diaries Award  – $1,000 Samina Abdullah (Iowa) Bel Air Mall Community Service Award  – $1,500 Taelor Nielsen (Wyoming) Wintzell’s Oys...

All 51 State Representatives visited the History Museum of Mobile to see the 60 Years of Distinguished Young Women and America’s Junior Miss. Are you going to be in Mobile during National Finals...

Can’t make it to Mobile for Finals? Then watch all 3 nights via webcast! You can purchase access to Thursday or Friday night preliminaries for $6.99 each, and Saturday night Finals is $9.9...

Want to know what Participants have to look forward to at the end of the 60th National Finals? Below is a list of awards available for the 51 State Representatives! Distinguished Young Woman of Americ...

On Saturday, June 25, Tara Moore of Easley, S.C. was named the Distinguished Young Woman of America for 2016 and presented with a cash scholarship of $40,000 at the conclusion of the 59th Distinguishe...

On Saturday, June 25, 2016 several scholarship awards were presented to participants of Distinguished Young Women. Congratulations to the following award winners: Overall Fitness Award, $2,000- Tara M...

On Thursday, June 23 and Friday, June 24, 2016, several scholarships were awarded to participants of Distinguished Young Women. Congratulations to the winners of the following scholarships: Wintzell&...

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