Distinguished Young Women of Ohio is part of a national scholarship program that promotes and rewards scholarship, leadership and talent in young women.

College scholarships are awarded at the state level ($17,200.00 last year) and millions in college-granted scholarships are available ($1.1 billion nationally). And one representative will advance to the national program in Mobile, Alabama where they give away $150,000 in cash tuition scholarships.

And it’s FREE to participate!


  • Make new friends from around the state
  • Participate in workshops on interviewing, public speaking and more
  • Have fun putting on a showcase of your achievements
  • PLUS help pay for your college education!

You must be a senior in high school to participate. Sign up today so you don’t miss out on this life-changing experience!


Jennifer Richards

Program Dates

The deadline for the 2017 State Program is October 21, 2016.
The At-Large preliminaries will be held on November 12 & 13, 2016 (only one day required participation).

February 24 and 25, 2017
Memorial Theater
112 E. High Street
Mount Vernon, OH 43050

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