Girls can compete for cash, scholarships
BURLINGTON — High school senior girls from across Vermont will join together in Burlington for the Distinguished Young Women of Vermont program to be held Nov. 24, at the Main Street
Landing Performing Arts Center. Participants will compete for cash and college-granted scholarships and the opportunity to represent the state as the Distinguished Young Woman of Vermont for 2019.
Applications to participate in the Class of 2019 are still being accepted. Participants will be evaluated by a panel of five judges in the following categories: scholastics, interview, talent, fitness,
and self-expression. The participant selected as the Distinguished Young Woman of Vermont will advance to the national level at the 62nd Distinguished Young Women National Finals in Mobile, Ala., on June 27, 28 and 30, 2019, where she will join with 51 other representatives from across the country in competing for cash scholarships and the opportunity to represent the program as the Distinguished Young Woman of America.
For information on how to sign up, click here or contact Laura Hall at Vermont@distinguishedyw.org.