National Young Women of Distinction
2015 National Young Women of Disctinction
National Young Women of Distinction (NYWOD) is the designation, and 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.
Online application open to councils April 15 - May 15
Councils notified of winners First week of July
Winners notified (verbally) First week of July
All applicants notified by mail Mid July
Annual recognition ceremony October