Distinguished Young Women OF Michigan

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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Victoria Strom
Distinguished Young Woman of Michigan for 2023
State Program Information

The Distinguished Young Women of Michigan is proud to present the Class of 2024 Scholarship Program. This year's program will be held on February 3, 2024 in Westland, Michigan. The program will be held at John Glenn High School located at 36105 Marquette St, Westland, MI 48185. Tickets available the day of the event.

Life-Changing Experience College scholarships are awarded at the state level and millions in college-granted scholarships are available nationally. New this year, we will be holding two virtual qualifying events, one on November 12th and the second qualifying event on December 10th. Participants will participate in a zoom interview as well as submitting a video of a 90 second talent presentation and a one minute fitness routine. From there, qualifying participants will move on to the state scholarship program to be held in person on February 3, 2024. 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 senior year of high school. Participants are evaluated in the areas of: scholastics, interview, talent, self-expression, and fitness. Apply now on www.distinguishedyw.org or email Michigan@distinguishedyw.org.

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2023 Distinguished Young Woman of Michigan

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Victoria Strom
University PreferenceThe Ohio State University
Career GoalCommercial Airline Pilot

2024 State Participants

Camille Bistrek
CityGrand Rapids
University Preference
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