Distinguished Young Women OF Walker 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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Caroline Thompson
Distinguished Young Woman of Walker County for 2024
Local Program Information

Class of 2025 Program

Date September 29, 2024

Where:
Location Rowland Auditorium Bevill State Jasper

Tickets:
$5 at the door

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 Walker County

2025 Local Participants


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

Participants

2024 Distinguished Young Woman of Walker County

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Caroline Thompson
From
Jasper

University Preference
University of Alabama or Auburn University

Career Goal
Professional Dancing, Choreography, Education

Achievements:
"All State" Show Choir"All State" Concert Choir

Activites:
Dance team Show ChoirMusical TheaterPianoBandGolfTennis

Additional:
Working with Garrett’s Place

2025 Local Participants

Lauren Brown
CityJasper
University Preference
Career Goal
Isabella Kilgore - Miller
CityOakman
University Preference
Career Goal
Mary Ellis  Owens
CityJasper
University Preference
Career Goal
Hannah Pendergrass
CityJasper
University Preference
Career Goal
Audrey Perry
CityEmpire
University Preference
Career Goal
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Daisy Phillips
CityJasper
University PreferenceUniversity of Alabama
Career GoalLawyer
TalentPiano
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Khalani  Pruitt
CityDora
University PreferenceUniversity of Alabama at Birmingham
Career GoalGeneral Surgeon
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Winter Riffle
CityNauvoo
University PreferenceUAB
Career GoalNurse Anesthetist
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Bryleigh Thompson
CityOakman
University PreferenceAuburn University
Career GoalGet Degree In Biomedical Sciences With That Pursue A Career In Pharmacy
Skylar Wideman
CityOakman
University Preference
Career Goal
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