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We’re so excited that you’ve decided to participate in the Distinguished Young Women of Taylor County scholarship program!  


Distinguished Young Women of Taylor County is part of a nationwide program which awards scholarships for young women’s achievement.  Throughout your participation you will be encouraged to reach your goals, continue your education and be confident in your opinions.  College scholarships are available to all participants and over $1.5 billion scholarships are available nationally!  The Distinguished Young Women program is definitely a once in a lifetime experience.


Below you will find all the information you will need in order to be a part of the Distinguished Young Women of Taylor County program.  First, complete the event registration form for orientation.  Next, print out the online registration forms and follow each step to register on the National Distinguished Young Women's website.  Lastly, click on the pdf files below and type the following forms for submission to participate.  If you or your parents have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact our committee at  The better you understand the program, the more you will get out of your experience. 


Stephanie Johnson & Jennifer Fitzpatrick

Distinguished Young Women of 

Taylor County Committee Co-Chairs

Since 1958 Distinguished Young Women has awarded more than $93 million in cash scholarships to young women on the local, state, and national levels.

More than 700,000 young women have participated in Distinguished Young Women, formerly America's Junior Miss, on the local, state, and national levels.

Five Elements of Be Your Best Self are

Be Healthy

Be Involved

Be Studious

Be Ambitious

Be Responsible

Distinguished Young Women is a scholarship program that recognizes and rewards overall excellence.

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