Distinguished Young Women OF Massachusetts

is part of a national scholarship program that promotes and rewards scholastics, leadership and talent in young women. Earn scholarships for higher education, personally develop through the DYW Life Skills Workshops, and make new friends from around the state.

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Aimee Alston
Distinguished Young Woman of Massachusetts for 2023
State Program Information

Class of 2024 Program

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Life-Changing Experience

College scholarships are awarded at the state level and millions in college-granted scholarships are available nationally. The state representative will advance to the national program for the opportunity to compete for cash tuition scholarships. To participate, you must be in your junior of high school. Participants are evaluated in the areas of: scholastics, interview, talent, self-expression, and fitness.

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2023 Distinguished Young Woman of Massachusetts

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Aimee Alston
University PreferenceCollege of Charleston
Career GoalMarine Biologist

2023 Distinguished Young Woman of Massachusetts

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Aimee Alston

University Preference
College of Charleston

Career Goal
Marine Biologist

Timothy J Farmer Award Recipient Presidents Award Recipient Above and Beyond the Call of Duty award recipient in orchestraWorld Class Talent Ambition Scholarship Recipient Nuvo Dance Convention Scholarship RecipientDance Masters of New England Scholarship Recipient Teen Miss Dance of New England Interview WinnerCitizenship Award Recipient Project 351 Ambassador 2019 Project 351 Alumni Leadership Council

Competitive DanceScience National Honor SocietyUnified MusicDiversity Awareness ClubBest BuddiesOrchestraPeer LeaderProject 351Tri-M Music National Honor SocietyMusic Mentor

Mentor at the String School of FranklinVolunteer at New Life Furniture BankParticipant in Franklin Food Pantry “Food Elves” programVolunteer at Cradles to Crayons Giving Factory 9/11 Tribute Service Event at the Rose Kennedy Greenway in Boston

2024 State Participants

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Alyssa Babineau
University PreferenceClemson University
Career GoalBusiness Management
TalentLyrical Dance
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Aryana Innocent
University PreferenceBrown University
Career GoalDermatologist
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Trinjan Kaur
University PreferencePrivate College
Career GoalI Would Ultimately Like To Be Able To Start My Own Business That Provides Services To Fashion Companies That Integrates Technology More Into Their Practices.
Taylor Pereira
University PreferenceBryant University
Career GoalMba
Victoria Santos
University PreferenceUniversity
Career GoalForensic Science
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Liana Warnakulasooriya
University PreferenceNortheastern University
Career GoalInvestment Banker
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