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Dirty Kanza Academic Scholarship

Three scholarships of $500 are awarded each academic year

Dirty Kanza Promotions was founded in 2006. At that time, gravel grinding (cycling on gravel roads) was just beginning to catch the interest of the endurance cycling community. But now, gravel grinding is the fastest growing genre in the cycling industry, thanks to the efforts of the DK Promotions team, housed right in Emporia! Read more about the Dirty Kanza.

Three scholarships of $500 are awarded each academic year.


Deadline: Friday, March 6, 2020

To be considered, applicants must:

  • submit a completed application
  • be a full-time undergraduate student
  • have a minimum 2.75 cumulative GPA
  • provide a letter of reference from a faculty member
  • submit essay (topic provided on application)

Send applications to:

ESU Financial Aid, Scholarships & Veterans Services

Plumb Hall 103
1 Kellogg Circle
Emporia, KS 66801

esuscholarships@emporia.edu