Eva Johnston Scholarship

Dr. Eva Johnston was the first President of the Columbia, Missouri Branch in October 1907.  Born in Boone County, she was the first Dean of Women Students and a Latin professor at the University of Missouri.  The Branch Scholarship is given yearly in her honor.

The scholarship is awarded to a female student who is a resident of Missouri and attends either Columbia College, Stephens College, or the University of Missouri – Columbia,

Is 22 years of age or older.

Has completed a minimum of 15 hours of her undergraduate program.

Is enrolled in a minimum of nine credit hours.

Has maintained a 2.5 GPA.

The 2023-2024 scholarship will be awarded to a Stephens College student.