Scholarship Recipients


“Thanks for making such a scholarship available…I’ve always appreciated organizations that have invested in my education and in the lives of other young people.” – Bill Belzer, 1991 Robert Skinner Scholarship recipient

The AAI Foundation promotes scholarships that encourage students to pursue an education and career in agriculture. Through these scholarships the AAI Foundation hopes to attract the brightest minds to the ag industry.

Click on the names below to find out more about our scholarship recipients.

Name Scholarships Awarded Year College
Rylee McDermott The Robert L. Skinner Endowed Scholarship 2016 Iowa State University
Locky Catron Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2012 Iowa State University
Rebecca Clay Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2012 Iowa State University
Shelby Patten Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2012 Iowa State University
Adelai Swanson Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2012 Iowa State University
Matthew Duesterhaus Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2012 Iowa State University
Hailey Meitner Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2012 Iowa State University
Lynn Koenigsfeld Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2012 Iowa State University
Jensen Sandgren Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2012 Iowa State University
Nicholas Paulsmeyer Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2012 Iowa State University
Evan VanDerWal Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2012 Iowa State University
Brooke Paul Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2012 Iowa State University
Nathan Ohms Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2012 Iowa State University
Todd Manternach Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2012 Iowa State University
Katharina Wigg Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2012 Iowa State University
Benjamin Ashland Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2012 Iowa State University
Amber Connett The Robert L. Skinner Endowed Scholarship 2012 Iowa State University
Ashley Sutton Winton Etchen Scholarship 2012 Iowa State University
Timothy Sveeggen Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2011 Iowa State University
Nick Davis Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2011 Iowa State University
Jordan Neighbor Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2011 Iowa State University
Haelee Powell Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2011 Iowa State University
Austin Fichter Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2011 Iowa State University
James Howard Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2011 Iowa State University
Austin Hinrichs Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2011 Iowa State University
Jennifer Horton Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2011 Iowa State University
Matthew Nelson Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2011 Iowa State University
Brooke Handy Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2011 Iowa State University
Emily Simon Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2011 Iowa State University
Adam Fitcher Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2011 Iowa State University
Courtney Burr Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2011 Iowa State University
Lucas Hayes Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2011 Iowa State University
Melissa Anstey Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2011 Iowa State University
Matthew Riessen The Robert L. Skinner Endowed Scholarship 2011 Iowa State University
William Reever Winton Etchen Scholarship 2011 Iowa State University
Justin Breja Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2010 Iowa State University
Bryant Luers Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2010 Iowa State University
Doug Baker Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2010 Iowa State University
Molly Fenske Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2010 Iowa State University
Kassandra Fisch Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2010 Iowa State University
Amy Berg Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2010 Iowa State University
Whitney Reimers Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2010 Iowa State University
Camille Nelson Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2010 Iowa State University
Donna McCune Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2010 Iowa State University
Allyn Ackermann Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2010 Iowa State University
Zach McCarthy Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2010 Iowa State University
Whitney Hendricks Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2010 Iowa State University
Rebecca Luzbetak Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2010 Iowa State University
Nicholas Kellner Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 2010 Iowa State University
Donna McCune The Robert L. Skinner Endowed Scholarship 2010 Iowa State University
Claire Steinweg The Robert L. Skinner Endowed Scholarship 2010 Iowa State University
Brent Sexton Winton Etchen Scholarship 2010 Iowa State University
Christopher Bone The Robert L. Skinner Endowed Scholarship 2009 Iowa State University
Aaron Cling Winton Etchen Scholarship 2009 Iowa State University
Cliff Dolbeare The Robert L. Skinner Endowed Scholarship 2008 Iowa State University
Matthew Balek Winton Etchen Scholarship 2008 Iowa State University
Chad Yoder The Robert L. Skinner Endowed Scholarship 2007 Iowa State University
Chad Yoder The Robert L. Skinner Endowed Scholarship 2005 Iowa State University
Matthew Dop Winton Etchen Scholarship 2005 Iowa State University
Grant Nelson Winton Etchen Scholarship 2005 Iowa State University
Meghan Nelson The Robert L. Skinner Endowed Scholarship 2004 Iowa State University
Jennifer Hoyer The Robert L. Skinner Endowed Scholarship 2003 Iowa State University
Andrew Miller Winton Etchen Scholarship 2003 Iowa State University
Cody Cline Winton Etchen Scholarship 2003 Iowa State University
Lisa Peterson The Robert L. Skinner Endowed Scholarship 2002 Iowa State University
Lisa Ahrens The Robert L. Skinner Endowed Scholarship 2001 Iowa State University
Jeffery Dewall Winton Etchen Scholarship 2001 Iowa State University
Kelli Cameron The Robert L. Skinner Endowed Scholarship 2000 Iowa State University
Thomas Hiler Winton Etchen Scholarship 2000 Iowa State University
Kristy VanTilburg Winton Etchen Scholarship 2000 Iowa State University
David Wendt The Robert L. Skinner Endowed Scholarship 1999 Iowa State University
Scott DeSotel The Robert L. Skinner Endowed Scholarship 1998 Iowa State University
Amanda Taylor Winton Etchen Scholarship 1998 Iowa State University
Mindy DeVries Winton Etchen Scholarship 1998 Iowa State University
Alan Harms The Robert L. Skinner Endowed Scholarship 1997 Iowa State University
Daniel Kilborn Winton Etchen Scholarship 1997 Iowa State University
Brian Feldpausch The Robert L. Skinner Endowed Scholarship 1996 Iowa State University
Lisa Ahrens Winton Etchen Scholarship 1996 Iowa State University
Kenneth O'Brien Winton Etchen Scholarship 1996 Iowa State University
Stacy Tripp The Robert L. Skinner Endowed Scholarship 1995 Iowa State University
Matt Dickson Winton Etchen Scholarship 1995 Iowa
Matthew Eddy Winton Etchen Scholarship 1995 Iowa State University
Brenda Daufeldt The Robert L. Skinner Endowed Scholarship 1994 Iowa State University
Jeffery Walters Winton Etchen Scholarship 1994 Iowa State University
Jeremy Miner Winton Etchen Scholarship 1994 Iowa State University
Mark Lee The Robert L. Skinner Endowed Scholarship 1993 Iowa State University
Jason Becbout Winton Etchen Scholarship 1993 Iowa State University
Andrea Clark Winton Etchen Scholarship 1993 Iowa State University
Sheryl Janko Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 1992 Iowa State University
Jason Gates Winton Etchen Scholarship 1992 Iowa State University
Joseph Hoeck Winton Etchen Scholarship 1992 Iowa State University
Bill Belzer Agribusiness Association of Iowa Scholarship 1991 Iowa State University
Kent Bennis Winton Etchen Scholarship 1991 Iowa State University
Jerald Johnson Winton Etchen Scholarship 1991 Iowa State University
Scott Baumler The Robert L. Skinner Endowed Scholarship 1990 Iowa State University
Todd Davis Winton Etchen Scholarship 1990 Iowa State University
Brian Weber Winton Etchen Scholarship 1990 Iowa State University
Name Scholarships Awarded Year College