Distinguished Young Women of Texas 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 ($6,900 last year) and millions in college-granted scholarships are available ($1 billion nationally). And one representative will advance to the national program in Mobile, Alabama where they give away over $130,000 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 junior or senior in high school to participate. Sign up today so you don’t miss out on this life-changing experience!


Contestant Co-Chairpersons Sierra Knight and Brianna Thomas

Program Dates

Texas 2024 State Program
The Woodlands, TX
Apply today for the Class of 2024!

All residents of Texas must first participate in a local or at-large program to advance to the state level. Please visit the local and at-large program pages for dates and information.

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