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Applications for 2013 National Young Women of Distinction are now available!  Complete information and the application can be found below, as well as, here.

What is a National Young Woman of Distinction (NYWOD)?

A National Young Woman of Distinction is the designation, and a special honor, conferred by Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) on ten Girl Scout Gold Award recipients whose final projects demonstrated extraordinary leadership, had a measurable and sustainable impact, and addressed a local challenge that related to a national and/or global issue.

Who is eligible to apply for this honor?

Any Girl Scout who completed her Girl Scout Gold Award between January 1, 2011 and August 1, 2012.

When is the application deadline?

The deadline for girls in the Diamonds Council is no later than Monday, August 13, 2012 by 5:00 pm.

View complete information and the application here.