Merced/Mariposa County

Distinguished Young Women of Merced/Mariposa 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 $35,000 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!


Contact Chairperson
Brenda Yu

Program Dates

There is not a local MERCED/MARIPOSA CO program BUT you are invited to attend the NORTHERN CALIFORNIA AT LARGE PROGRAM - SATURDAY, MARCH 16, 2019
AMERICAN RED CROSS SAN JOSE OFFICE, 2731 N 1ST STREET, SAN JOSE, CA 95134. Please note all required forms and information is due MARCH 6, 2019. Please email for more information.

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