2017 Scholarship Winners

The 2017 scholarship awards included a total of $184,000 to students pursuing degrees in food animal production.  A special thanks to all who attended the Targeting Excellence events in 2016 as well as the 2016 sponsors for making it possible to award these scholarships.

To view only the winners for a specific state:

Indiana | Iowa | Minnesota | North Carolina | Ohio | Pennsylvania | Wisconsin

If you would like to learn any more about the individual winners please click on any picture below for a bio and career goals of the students.

2017 Scholarship Graduate Degree Student Recipients:

This award is for students currently seeking a graduate degree in any food animal production field.  Award amount is a one time payment of $3000.  Student may reapply in subsequent years if he or she meets the application criteria.

2017 Scholarship Bachelor Degree Student Recipients:

This award is for students currently seeking a bachelor degree in any food animal production field.  Award amount is a one time payment of $2000.  Student may reapply in subsequent years if he or she meets the application criteria.

2017 Scholarship Bob Christensen Student Recipients:

This award is for students currently seeking a bachelor degree in any food animal production field from the state of Minnesota.  Award amount is a one time payment of $2000.  Student may reapply in subsequent years if he or she meets the application criteria.

2017 Scholarship Associate Degree Student Recipients:

This award is for students currently seeking an associate degree in any food animal production field.  Award amount is a one time payment of $1000.  Student may reapply in subsequent years if he or she meets the application criteria.