March 19, 2021 (Photo Credit: DYW FB Page)
Last night, during the finals of the Pocatello/Chubbuck Distinguished Young Woman program held at the Pocatello High School auditorium, Madelyn Smith was named the 2022 Pocatello/Chubbuck Distinguished Young Woman. Smith is a Pocatello High School student.
Distinguished Young Women of Pocatello/Chubbuck is a scholarship program for Junior aged girls. Their Mission Statement reads:
To positively impact the lives of young women by providing a transformative experience that promotes and rewards scholarship, leadership and talent.
Distinguished Young Women is a national scholarship program that inspires high school girls to develop their full, individual potential through a fun, transformative experience that culminates in a celebratory showcase of their accomplishments.
By encouraging continued education and providing college scholarships
By developing self-confidence and the abilities to interview effectively, to speak in public, to perform on stage and to build interpersonal relationships
By encouraging and showcasing excellence in academic achievement, physical fitness, on-stage performance skills, and the ability to think and communicate clearly
By creating opportunities to beneficially inspire the lives of others
To learn more, visit the Distinguished Young Women Pocatello/Chubbuck Facebook page at: DYW Pocatello/Chubbuck / FB