Distinguished Young Women OF Lowndes County

is part of a national scholarship program that promotes and rewards scholastics, leadership and talent in young women. Earn scholarships for higher education, personally develop through the DYW Life Skills Workshops, and make new friends from around the state.

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Carolyn Jean  Forest
Distinguished Young Woman of Lowndes County for 2024
Local Program Information

Class of 2024 Program

Date July 22,2023

Location Ritz Theater, Downtown Greenville, Al


Life-Changing Experience

College scholarships are awarded at the state level and millions in college-granted scholarships are available nationally. The state representative will advance to the national program for the opportunity to compete for cash tuition scholarships. To participate, you must be in your junior of high school. Participants are evaluated in the areas of: scholastics, interview, talent, self-expression, and fitness.

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2024 Distinguished Young Woman of Lowndes County

2025 Local Participants

These participants will take part in the up-coming local program.


2024 Distinguished Young Woman of Lowndes County

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Carolyn Jean  Forest
Hope Hull

University Preference
Alabama University

Career Goal
Pharmaceutical Sales Representative

Student Government Association- Vice PresidentClass Officer- Vice PresidentKey ClubBeta ClubNational Honors SocietyAlabama Girls State Delegate- Elected Mayor of the City of RedstoneMiss Lowndes Academy Young Boozer III Leadership and Service Scholarship Recipient Trojan Leadership Scholarship Recipient Alabama University- Girls State Scholarship Recipient

Varsity Cheerleader- CaptainVarsity BasketballVarsity Softball

Selma Tornado Disaster ReliefStudent Government Association Food Drive Cleaning Lowndesboro

2025 Local Participants

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