Fresno County

Distinguished Young Women of Fresno County 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 billion nationally). And local winners will advance to the state program in Bakersfield, California where they give away more than $26,000 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!


Elizabeth Wilson

Program Dates

NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE CLASS OF 2021! Deadline for applications is March 5, 2020.
Showcase to be held at FRESNO PACIFIC UNIVERSITY
Friday, March 13th Rehearsal & Lifeskills Workshop 4-7pm, dinner will be provided. Saturday, March 14 Interviews & Showcase 10-1pm (times may vary based on participants), lunch will be provided.

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