Young Women of Distinction Lottery


Young Women of Distinction (YWD) is GSNI's special way to honor Girl Scouts who have earned the Girl Scout Gold Award, along with girls selected to receive a Girl Scout Scholarship. The 2014 event will be Sunday, June 8, at Giovani's in Rockford.

Girl members interested in attending YWD have the opportunity to enter a lottery for free attendance! While all age levels are encouraged to enter the lottery, girls and troops who have completed and submitted their Girl Scout Bronze or Silver Award final report paperwork between April 16, 2013, and April 15, 2014, and Girl Scout Cadettes and Seniors will be given first priority. Please note all girls attending must be accompanied by a paying adult. Girl Scout Gold Award and scholarship recipients do not need to enter the lottery.


If you know a Girl Scout interested in participating, please e-mail Emily at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with "YWD Lottery" in the subject line prior to April 25. Include the troop number or indicate if individually registered member, whether the girl(s) have earned their Girl Scout Bronze or Silver Award since April 16, 2013, along with each Girl Scout's name, grade level, and accompanying adult names.

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