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07/18/2019 The World Food Prize Foundation Opens Registration for the Annual Iowa Hunger Summit
The World Food Prize has announced the opening of registration for the 13th annual Iowa Hunger Summit. This event gathers community members and leaders from all across Iowa who are...
07/02/2019 World Food Prize Announces Opening of the Annual Exhibit Space Application Process
The World Food Prize Foundation has announced the opening of the annual exhibit space application process for the 2019 Iowa Hunger Summit and Borlaug Dialogue International Symposium. The Foundation invites...
06/26/2019 World Food Prize Foundation Conducts Nationwide Search for Next President
The World Food Prize Foundation seeks well-qualified candidates for the position of President. Earlier this year, Ambassador Kenneth M. Quinn announced that he will retire as President of the World...
06/19/2019 The World Food Prize Selects Record Number of Students for Its Prestigious Internship Program
The World Food Prize Foundation announced today the selection of a record number of George Washington Carver (GWC) Interns for the summer program. Since its inception in 2001 the George...
06/10/2019 Sixth-Generation Dutch Seedsman Wins $250,000 World Food Prize
Simon N. Groot of the Netherlands was announced today as the 2019 World Food Prize Laureate for his transformative role in empowering millions of smallholder farmers in more than 60...
06/10/2019 Remarks: 2019 Laureate Announcement Ceremony
Thank you Secretary Singh for your extremely kind introduction. Knowing that your father studied under our founder Dr. Norman Borlaug adds particular meaning to this event. Secretary Pompeo, on behalf of...
06/04/2019 World Food Prize Announces its 2019 Laureate
The 2019 winner of the prestigious $250,000 World Food Prize will be announced at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C. on Monday, June 10, at 9:30 a.m. EDT....
05/16/2019 World Food Prize Announces Opening of Registration for 2019 Borlaug Dialogue International Symposium
From the stage of the Dialogue for Asian Civilizations in Beijing, Amb. Kenneth M. Quinn, president of the World Food Prize Foundation, announced the opening of registration for the 2019...
05/13/2019 The World Food Prize Celebrates 21 Years of its International Internship Program and Selects 24 Students
The World Food Prize Foundation announced today that it will send 24 high school students abroad for the Borlaug-Ruan International Internship program at renowned international research centers and NGOs this...
04/29/2019 World Food Prize Iowa Youth Institute Reaches a Record Number of Iowa High Schools
Today, the eighth annual World Food Prize Iowa Youth Institute brought together 304 students from 130 high schools at Iowa State University to explore critical global food security issues and...
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