• Stephens College Becomes First Women's School With Esports Scholarship

    9 days ago - By GameInformer

    As esports gain more visibility in the media, a similar trend continues to spread through academia. Stephens College is the latest addition to the growing world of collegiate competitive gaming with a ground-breaking twist: it's the first women's school to offer a scholarship for varsity esports.
    In an interview with ESPN , the college stated it considered starting an esports team for almost a year before settling on Overwatch, chosen for its diverse cast of characters. Players on the team will receive partial scholarships and have access to the same facilities and resources as the...
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  • Stephens College is now the first all-women's school to offer eSports scholarships

    Stephens College is now the first all-women's school to offer eSports scholarships

    9 days ago - By Gamasutra

    The Missouri-based institution now counts eSports, specifically Overwatch, among its nine athletics programs and is offering partial scholarships for players that join its team. ...
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  • US College offers first all-women's Overwatch esports scholarship

    US College offers first all-women's Overwatch esports scholarship

    9 days ago - By N4G

    Missouri's Stephens College assembling a team for autumn Tespa tournament.
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