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 ($16,000* (subject to change) last year) and millions in college-granted scholarships are available ($1.5 billion nationally). And one representative will advance to the national program in Mobile, Alabama where they give away over $100,000 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!


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Program Dates

The 2019 Distinguished Young Women of Ohio state preliminary will be held
Saturday, November 10 at 3:00 pm and the finals will be held Sunday, November 11 at 3:00 pm.
Veteran's Memorial Auditorium
233 W. 6th St
Marysville, OH 43040

* At-large applications will be accepted through September 4, 2018 and notification of acceptance into preliminary competition will be via email by September 10. At-large applicants are those who do not have a local program in their county.

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