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...
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...
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...
Application Process for the Global Youth Institute At-Large U.S. States Opens
The World Food Prize announced today the opening of the application process for all “At-Large U.S. States” who wish to attend the World Food Prize Global Youth Institute October 16-19...
The World Food Prize Selects Eleven Students for Its Prestigious Internship Program
The World Food Prize Foundation announced today the selection of the 2019 Spring George Washington Carver (GWC) Interns. Each academic semester and summer, a group of highly qualified undergraduate and...
President of the World Food Prize to Retire After 20 Years of Leadership
Ambassador Kenneth M. Quinn announced today that he will retire as president of the World Food Prize Foundation on January 3, 2020 after 20 years leading the organization. “Leading the World...
Open to the Media: World Food Prize Honors Founder Dr. Norman Borlaug
World Food Prize President Amb. Kenneth M. Quinn invites the media to attend the Norman Borlaug Commemoration event at the Hall of Laureates on March 25, 2019 at 6:00 p.m....
Statement on Ethiopian Airlines Crash by World Food Prize President Ambassador Kenneth M. Quinn
“Having just learned about the seven members of the World Food Programme staff who perished in the Ethiopian Airlines crash, on behalf of our World Food Prize Council of Advisors,...
The World Food Prize Names New Director of Planning
The World Food Prize Foundation announced today that Meghna Ravishankar has joined the Foundation as the new Director of Planning. In making this announcement, World Food Prize President Ambassador Kenneth...
World Food Prize President to Be Honored in House of Lords for Confronting Genocide
The World Food Prize announced today that Ambassador Kenneth M. Quinn will become only the second individual ever honored as the recipient of the Steven Krulis Champion of Humanity Distinguished...