Anderson County

Distinguished Young Women of Anderson 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 Lexington, SC where they give away more than $11,500 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!


Program Chairperson
Gordon Moore
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Anderson County is where it all began for Tara Moore, Distinguished Young Woman of America 2016!!

Come join us!!

Program Dates

Participants must reside in Anderson County, SC and must graduate with the Class of 2020.

The Class of 2019 scholarship program will be held in February 2018. Rising junior girls should take the ACT/SAT this fall in 2018!

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