North Prov HS Senior Campbell Named Distinguished Young Woman of RI
Wednesday, January 09, 2019
Distinguished Young Woman of Rhode Island and was awarded $2,700 in cash scholarships.
Campbell, the daughter of Michael and Maria Campbell, was one of 10 high school senior girls from Rhode Island who competed to represent the state as the Distinguished Young Woman of Rhode Island for 2019.
Participants were evaluated in the categories of Scholastics (25%), Interview (25%), Talent (20%), Fitness (15%) and Self-[removed]15%).
Next for Campbell
Over the next year, Campbell will represent RI at various public events and serve as a role model to young people by spreading the program’s national outreach message of “Be Your Best Self.”
The 62nd National Finals will take place June 27, 28 and 29, 2019, in Mobile, Alabama.
Campbell will travel to Mobile, along with 51 other representatives from across the country to participate in personal development activities and community service projects before competing for the opportunity to become the Distinguished Young Woman of America for 2019.
Distinguished Young Woman
Starting in 1958, Distinguished Young Women has impacted the lives of more than 765,000 young women.
“Our mission is to empower high school young women by providing scholarship opportunities, developing self-confidence and teaching crucial life skills needed for success in college and beyond,” says Distinguished Woman in their press release.
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