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

Cash scholarships are awarded at the local level and millions in college-granted scholarships are available ($1.5 billion nationally). And local winners will advance to the state program in Twin Cities, Minnesota where they give away more than  in cash tuition scholarships.

And it’s FREE to participate!


  • Make new friends from around your area
  • 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 junior in high school to participate. Sign up today so you don’t miss out on this life-changing experience!


Please e-mail: minnesota@distinguishedyw.org

Program Dates

Class of 2020!! Applications are due by October 1st for all Kandiyohi County girls!! Go to: www.distinguishedyw.org
Click "Apply Now" on the home page.

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