Press and Media Partner Registration Now Open for the 2023 World Food Prize Week of Events
Press and media partner registration for the 2023 World Food Prize Week of Events held October 24-26, 2023 in Des Moines, Iowa, is now open. The highlight of the events,...
World Food Prize Foundation Announces Recipient of the 2023 Norman Borlaug Award For Field Research and Application
The World Food Prize Foundation announced today the selection of Dr. Swati Nayak as the 2023 Recipient of the Norman E. Borlaug Award for Field Research and Application, Endowed by...
The World Food Prize Foundation Selects Nine Students for the Prestigious George Washington Carver Internship Program
The World Food Prize Foundation (WFPF) announced today the selection of nine students for its prestigious George Washington Carver (GWC) internship program for the Fall of 2023. Since its inception...
World Food Prize Foundation Announces Senior Director of Strategic Communications
The World Food Prize Foundation (WFPF) announced today that Nicole Barreca Prenger has rejoined its staff as Senior Director, Strategic Communications. “Nicole's wealth of experience in strategic communications spanning over a...
World Food Prize Foundation Hosts Annual Iowa Hunger Summit, Leaders and Advocates from Across the State Discuss Pressing Hunger Issues
The World Food Prize Foundation will host its highly anticipated annual Iowa Hunger Summit on September 7, 2023. This free public gathering will convene leaders and community members from across...
2023 Robert D. Ray Iowa SHARES Humanitarian Award Honors Iowan Simon Estes for His Lifetime of Alleviating Suffering And Uplifting Spirits
The World Food Prize Foundation announced today that it will honor Iowa native Simon Estes with the 2023 Robert D. Ray Iowa SHARES Humanitarian Award. The award will be presented...
World Food Prize Foundation Pays Tribute to Minister Alysson Paolinelli
On behalf of all of the World Food Prize Laureates and our Council of Advisors, the World Food Prize Foundation extends its deepest condolences to the family, friends and colleagues...
World Food Prize Foundation Announces Appointment of New Global Youth Programs and Partnerships Program Manager
The World Food Prize Foundation announced today that Renee Cooper has joined its staff as a Program Manager. “Renee brings a wealth of experience and direct knowledge of our global youth...
Top Collegiate Students Conclude Prestigious World Food Prize USDA Wallace-Carver Fellowships in Washington, D.C.
The World Food Prize Foundation and the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) welcomed 13 exceptional collegiate students to Washington, D.C., last week to celebrate the culmination of their summer-long...
World Food Prize Foundation Pays Tribute to Sir Gordon Conway
On behalf of all of the World Food Prize Laureates, our Board of Directors and Council of Advisors, the World Food Prize Foundation extends its deepest condolences to the family...