Jefferson County

Distinguished Young Women of Jefferson 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 Montgomery, Alabama where they give away more than $42,500 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!


Contact: Eddie Macksoud
(205) 907-0210

Program Dates

*** The Program for the Class of 2021 will be held on July 18, 2020 at Vestavia Hills High School***

Interested junior girls may apply TODAY by clicking on the "APPLY NOW" tab on this page.

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