College-Granted Scholarships for GA Class of 2020

The  following  college-granted  scholarships  were  available  to  GA  Class  of  2020  participants upon college acceptance who met criteria:

CATAWBA COLLEGESalisbury, NC
Four year, renewable scholarship of at least $10,000. Must maintain a 2.7 or higher college GPA and remain enrolled full time:
– Any Distinguished Young Women participant who enrolls at Catawba College as a first time, first year student
*Scholarship is not stackable

GUSTAVUS ADOLPHUS COLLEGESt. Peter, Minnesota
Four year renewable scholarships:
– $1,000 annually recognizing any local/state participant who shows significant academic achievement, service or leadership in their high school, churches and communities.

UNIVERSITY OF IDAHOMoscow, Idaho
Four year, renewable Discover Idaho scholarship program guarantees these levels of funding from a combination of scholarships to all participants at the local/state level who are non-residents:
• $8,000 with a 3.9-4.0 high school GPA
• $6,000 with a 3.75-3.899 high school GPA
• $5,000 with a 3.4-3.749 high school GPA
• $2,000 with a 3.0-3.399 high school GPA

HOOD COLLEGEFrederick, Maryland
Four year, renewable full tuition scholarship with maintenance of a 3.0 GPA to:
– Distinguished Young Woman of America
– Any State Winner
Four year, renewable half tuition scholarship ($19,455) with maintenance of a 3.0 GPA to:
– Any Distinguished Young Woman Participant
*Scholarship is not stackable

RANDOLPH COLLEGELynchburg, Virginia
Four year, $20,000 renewable scholarship with maintenance of a 3.0 GPA to:
– Distinguished Young Woman of America
– Any State Winner
$15,000 four year renewable scholarship with maintenance of a 3.0 GPA to:
– Any Distinguished Young Woman Runner Up (National and State level)
$10,000 four year renewable scholarship with maintenance of 3.0 GPA to:
– Any Distinguished Young Woman Participant
*Scholarship is not stackable

UNIVERSITY OF MOBILEMobile, Alabama
Four-year, renewable full tuition and fees scholarship with maintenance of a 3.0 GPA to:
– Distinguished Young Woman of America
Four-year, renewable half tuition scholarship with maintenance of a 3.0 GPA to:
– Any Distinguished Young Woman participant with a minimum 27 ACT and 3.0 high school GPA
*Scholarship is not stackable

UNIVERSITY OF WEST ALABAMALivingston, Alabama
$10,000 four year renewable scholarship (with maintenance of 3.0 GPA) to:
– Any State Winner (with at least a 19 ACT)
$7,500 four year renewable scholarship (with maintenance of a 3.0 GPA) to:
– Any State Runner Up (with at least a 19 ACT)
$5,000 four year renewable scholarship (with maintenance of a 3.0 GPA) to:
– Any State Finalist (with at least a 19 ACT)
$2,500 four year renewable scholarship (with maintenance of a 3.0 GPA) to:
– Any local or state participant (with at least a 19 ACT)
Academic scholarships at UWA start at a 21 composite ACT and would be awarded in addition to any of the awards listed above.

WHITWORTH UNIVERSITYSpokane, Washington

Four-year, $2,000 renewable scholarship to:
– Any State Winner that qualifies for one of the Whitworth Academic Scholarships
Four-year, $1,000 renewable scholarship to:
– Any Distinguished Young Woman participant that qualifies for one of the Whitworth Academic Scholarships

 CARROLL COLLEGE Helena, Montana
Four-year renewable scholarship of $16,000 with annual renewal contingent on maintaining a 2.0 or higher college GPA:
– Any Local Scholastic Winner

SALEM COLLEGEWinston-Salem, North Carolina
Four-year renewable $13,000 with maintenance of 3.0 GPA to any Distinguished Young Woman participant

SPELMAN COLLEGEAtlanta, Georgia
One-time Freshman $1000 scholarship to any Distinguished Young Woman participant

*For Catawba College, Hood College, Randolph College, University of Idaho, University of Mobile: If a student receives a scholarship of higher value from the college, that scholarship will replace the scholarship associated with Distinguished Young Women.

**Note: do not contact a college regarding a scholarship until you are ready to apply to the school in your senior year. If you have questions about a scholarship before then, please contact the Distinguished Young Women National Office.

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