Distinguished Young Women of Wisconsin 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 (Varies. Annual Average is $2,500 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 in high school to participate. Sign up today so you don’t miss out on this life-changing experience!


State Chairman
Lisa Lesjak

Program Dates

We are currently recruiting participants for the Class of 2022 - meaning young women who will graduate from high school in 2022. Our state showcase is traditionally held in August. A date will be announced soon.

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