She competed on August 8, 2014 at Schaumburg High School against girls from cities throughout Illinois. She was awarded the top spot in four out of five categories. The win gives Chase scholarships for college. The girls competed in Academics, Interview, Fitness, Talent and Self Expression. Chase will go on to compete at the Distinguished Young Women National competition in Mobile, Alabama in June of 2015. Additional Scholarships for college are awarded at the National competition where one Distinguished Women from each state is represented and competes.
The Director for Illinois Distinguished Young Women program is Tiana Evans. She can be reached by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.