2021 Scholarship Information

Targeting Excellence scholarships will be awarded by a scholarship committee comprised of the national board of directors and regional leaders involved in food animal production. Scholarships will reflect the interest of annual contributors and the participants of the fund-raising events. Scholarships will be awarded to both undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in an agricultural curriculum at an institution that offers degrees in agriculture. Preference will always be given to applicants with a desire to work in some aspect of food animal production.

2021 Scholarship Award Timeline

March 5, 2021

Applications Open

Scholarship Applications open on March 5th for 2021 awards.

March 5, 2021
April 2, 2021

Applications Close

Friday April 2, 2021 will be the last day scholarship applications are accepted.  

April 2, 2021
April 29, 2021

Awards Announced

All applicants will be contacted by the end of April with their award status. 

April 29, 2021
September 1, 2021

Checks Mailed

Award winners will receive their award checks at the beginning of September once the student has submitted proper enrollment verification paperwork.

September 1, 2021
All applications must be submitted online via the application portal.  If you have any questions or issues with the online portal please contact Targeting Excellence. Applicant will receive an email notification of a successful application submission along with a copy of all information submitted to Targeting Excellence.