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Chapman Center for Rural Studies

Chapman Center for Rural Studies
Kansas State University
111 Leasure Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506

(785) 532-0380

Winter Hours:
Mon - Fri: 8:30AM - 3:30PM

 Welcome to the Chapman Center for Rural Studies!

We are now in the process of selecting the recipients of our second annual Interdisciplinary Research Grant!

For information about the Interdisciplinary Research Grant, click here.

The bulletin board located outside the Chapman Center's main office advertises our annual Interdisciplinary Research Grant.

Learn about our 2020 IRG recipients and their sponsored project here.

Chapman Center for Rural Studies

To learn about Mark Chapman (1943-2014) and his legacy at K-State, click here.

For information about the CCRS, email us or reach out to the Executive Director, Dr. Mary Kohn.

Lost Kansas Communities 

Elk Co Bridge
In the Chapman Center, we strive to highlight rural Kansas communities that might otherwise be forgotten. Our Lost Kansas Communities site gives voice to these communities by way of K-State undergraduate student research. 


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