support iowa students

All donations received for Iowa will be allocated for 2022 scholarship awards in Iowa.

Targeting Excellence is recognized by the IRS as a tax exempt 501(c)(3)(FEIN 46-1072291).  All donations submitted through this form are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law.  All donors are encouraged to consult their personal tax advisor prior to making a donation.

ABout The Targeting Excellence Iowa Committee

Targeting Excellence was founded in 2013 with the vision, “To unite agribusinesses, production systems, and institutions of higher education in a common cause – to ensure the world’s food supply by providing scholarships for students committed to food animal agriculture.”

The 6th Annual Iowa Targeting Excellence Sporting Clay Scholarship Classic at Targets on the Move in Ackley, IA is scheduled for August 10, 2021.  Targeting Excellence formed an Iowa committee in 2015 making it the 4th state to join the organization.  The first Iowa fundraiser was held in 2015. 

Targeting Excellence awarded $16,750 to students in Iowa this year from the funds raised last year.  Help us increase the scholarship awards available for next year by making a one time or recurring donation today.

$126,000 awarded

A total of $126,000 has been awarded to Iowa students since 2015.

63 Scholarships

A total of 63 scholarships has been awarded to Iowa students since 2015.

2021 Iowa sporting clay scholarship classic

2021 Event Sponsors

In addition to our Bronze, Silver, Gold, and Platinum sponsors the following companies also helped sponsor various parts of the 2021 Iowa event.

Lunch Sponsor Available

LUNCH SPONSOR

Raffle Sponsor Available

Raffle Sponsor

Beverage Sponsor Available

BEvERAGE SPONSOR

Mulligan Sponsor Available

MULLIGAN SPONSOR

COVID19 POLICIES & PROCEDURES​

Targeting Excellence is monitoring local conditions regarding the level of community spread around each of our scheduled 2021 events. Targeting Excellence intends to follow any state or local rules and regulations regarding Covid-19 safety protocols as needed.

By attending, you and any of your guests voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19 and agree not to hold Targeting Excellence liable for any illness or injury. You acknowledge that an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present.

2021 Event Speaker

Dr. John F Patience

Dr. John F Patience

Professor Emeritus of Animal Science
Join us at lunch to listen to Dr. Patience talk his tenure at Iowa State University.

2021 Event Schedule

8:00 AM

Registration Opens

Morning teams should plan to arrive starting at 8am to sign-in and receive safety information for the event.  Plan to arrive approximately 1 hour prior to your squad start time.  ALL PARTICIPANTS ARE REQUIRED TO RECEIVE SAFETY RULES AND SAFETY TALK PRIOR TO PARTICIPATING IN THE SHOOT.

8:00 AM
9:00 AM

Morning Squad Starts

All morning squad participants should be on the course with your other team members and ready to start the round.

9:00 AM
11:30 AM

Lunch & Speaker

All morning and afternoon participants as well as volunteers and students are invited to join us for lunch and a guest speaker.

11:30 AM
1:00 PM

Afternoon Squad Starts

All afternoon squad participants should be on the course with your other team members and ready to start the round.

1:00 PM
3:30 PM

Event Wrap Up

Winners will be announced at the end of the event.  Winners of any raffle items or silent auction items will also be announced.

3:30 PM

2021 Iowa Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to all the 2021 Scholarship Recipients from Iowa.  Click on the pictures below to learn more about each student including the degree(s) each student is pursuing and future career goals. You can also filter the recipients by clicking on the award type below.

2021 Iowa Platinum Sponsors

2021 Iowa Gold Sponsors

2021 Iowa Silver Sponsors

2021 Iowa Bronze Sponsors

If you have any questions about becoming a Targeting Excellence sponsor or participating in the upcoming Iowa event please contact one of the following individuals: