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11/12/2019 World Food Prize Foundation Names Innovator in Food Security Collaboration Barbara Stinson as President
The World Food Prize Foundation, the foremost international organization recognizing the achievements of individuals who have advanced human development by improving the quality, quantity or availability of food in the...
11/06/2019 World Food Prize Announces Launch of Foundation President’s Archive
The World Food Prize is pleased to announce the public launch of the Archive of the Foundation President, Ambassador Kenneth M. Quinn. The Archive, which represents his entire 52 year...
10/31/2019 World Food Prize Foundation Celebrates 25th Anniversary of Global Youth Institute
The top high school students in the country and around the world were selected to attend the World Food Prize Global Youth Institute (GYI) October 16-19, 2019, in Des Moines,...
10/24/2019 The World Food Prize Foundation Seeks Applications for Spring Interns
The World Food Prize Foundation is seeking applications for its prestigious George Washington Carver (GWC) Internship for the spring semester. The internship offers unparalleled professional experience in a variety of...
10/17/2019 The World Food Prize Honors Simon N. Groot as the 2019 World Food Prize Laureate
Mr. Simon Groot was awarded the 2019 World Food Prize at the Iowa State Capitol last night in Des Moines, Iowa. The ceremony rivals that of the Nobel Prize, drawing...
10/14/2019 2019 World Food Prize Week: Pax Agricultura: Peace Through Agriculture
The 2019 Borlaug Dialogue International Symposium will convene a fantastic array of international leaders; policy makers; farmers; executives from agribusiness and non-governmental organizations; and scientific, academic and development experts to...
10/02/2019 The World Food Prize Selects Eighteen Students for the Prestigious George Washington Carver Intern Program
The World Food Prize Foundation announced today the selection of 18 students for its prestigious George Washington Carver (GWC) internship program this Fall. Since its inception in 2001, the GWC...
09/27/2019 World Food Prize Foundation Announces Completion of Prestigious USDA Wallace-Carver Fellowship for 30 Students
The World Food Prize and The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) are pleased to announce that 30 collegiate students have completed the prestigious Wallace-Carver Fellowship. These students collaborated with world-renowned...
09/26/2019 2019 Robert D. Ray Iowa SHARES Humanitarian Award Honors Iowa Couple Who Have Dedicated Themselves to Improving the Lives of Many
The World Food Prize announced today that it will honor R.W. and Mary Nelson, founders of Kemin Industries, with the 2019 Robert D. Ray Iowa SHARES Humanitarian Award. The award...
09/25/2019 A Message from the President of the World Food Prize
The leadership and staff of the World Food Prize join in mourning the passing of Jean Kilpper, the wife of Herman Kilpper, the long-time Executive Director of the World Food...
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