support iowa students

All donations received for Iowa will be allocated for 2021 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 7th Annual Iowa Targeting Excellence Sporting Clay Scholarship Classic at Targets on the Move in Ackley, IA (date TBD).  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 $11,500 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.

2019 Iowa Sporting Clay Scholarship Classic Details

Event Sponsors

In addition to our Bronze, Silver, Gold, and Platinum sponsors the following companies also helped sponsor various parts of the 2019 Iowa event.

2019 Iowa Event Results

Thank you to everyone who recently attended the 2019 Targeting Excellence Sporting Clay Scholarship Classic on September 10 at the Targets on the Move in Ackley, IA.

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    Top Team
    Mosaic (Score 350)
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    Top Individual
    Larry Bortz (Mosaic, Score 93)
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    Top Student
    Todd Blair (Score 38)
Team NameScore
Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2019 Iowa event.
Mosaic (AM)350
PM Misc #2 Team335
APC (AM)299
United Animal Health (AM)285
Seaboard #4 (PM)284
Kemin #2 (AM)278
Provimi (PM)274
Seaboard #1 (AM)249
APC #2 (AM)245
Seaboard #3 (PM)234
Seaboard #2 (AM)228
Kemin (AM)224
PM Misc Team217
Hanor (PM)180
GJL Farms (AM)175
DSM (PM)140

2020 Iowa Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to all the 2020 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.

2020 Iowa Gold Sponsors

2020 Iowa Silver Sponsors

2020 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: