The purpose of the Iowa Scholastic Clay Target Grant Program is to help establish school-based clay target shooting programs in the state of Iowa while simultaneously encouraging local community support.


Successful applicants will be eligible for 50% match funding for up to $5,000 per year for two consecutive years.The number of grants issued and amounts each year will be dependent on funding available to Iowa SCTP, Inc., the number of applicants and the strength and feasibility of each application as determined by the Iowa SCTP, Inc. board of directors.


Grant eligibility will be limited to Iowa-based public or private high schools and middle schools that are entering their 1st, 2nd, or 3rd year of participation in the upcoming Iowa High School and Scholastic Clay Target Program season.

Application Process

All applications must be typed, single spaced, no more than five pages (excluding budget and supporting documents) typed in 12 point font.  All applications must include one original and six hard copies plus one electronic copy (MS Word or PDF) on CD or DVD.  Emailed copies will not be accepted.  Applications must be received no later than December 1st each year.

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