Update 11/18/2016: Our scholarship recipient has been selected and all applicants have been notified. A formal announcement will be made on Monday (11/21).
We’ve already received dozens of applications from all over the world and the application period is closing soon!
Apply now for the “Lael’s Globe of Adventure” Baja Divide Women’s Scholarship. The application deadline is November 11, 2016 and the recipient will be announced on November 18. Note, applicants must be planning to ride the Baja Divide during the 2016-2017 season. Click the forms below or visit the Scholarship page for more information and to download the application.
Several items have been added to the scholarship package. Big Agnes will generously provide an ultralight camping kit including a tent, sleeping bag and sleeping pad, which the recipient can select based upon product availability. The Adventure Cycling Association has also donated a one-year membership and a copy of the new hardcover book “America’s Bicycle Route” which compiles a history of the organization, stories from the original Bikecentennial ride in 1976, and details of the TransAmerica Trail from Oregon to Virginia.
The scholarship package includes:
–Revelate Designs luggage system: Ranger framebag, Gas Tank, Viscacha seatbag, Sweetroll and Pocket handlebar system
-$1000 community supported travel stipend
–Big Agnes ultralight tent, sleeping bag, and sleeping pad
-One-year Adventure Cycling Association membership and a hardcover copy of “America’s Bicycle Route- The Story of the TransAmerica Trail”