Payne County

Distinguished Young Women of Payne 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 ($1.1 billion nationally). And local winners will advance to the state program in Bartlesville, Oklahoma where they give away more than $5,000.00 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!


Participant Co-Chairs
Kathleen Bays
Diane Dean

Program Chair
Richard W. Hawkins

Program Dates

Application Deadline
December 10, 2017

Finals Program
Saturday, March 10, 2018, 7:00-9:30pm
Stillwater Community Center
315 W. 8th
Stillwater, OK 74074

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