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...
World Food Prize Announces the Opening of the 2019 Iowa Hunger Summit Breakout Session Application Process
The World Food Prize announced today the opening of the breakout session application process for the annual Iowa Hunger Summit. The Iowa Hunger Summit gathers leaders from across Iowa representing community...
Call for Participation: High School Students Statewide Invited to World Food Prize Iowa Youth Institute
The World Food Prize announced today the opening of registration for the 8th annual Iowa Youth Institute (IYI). The Foundation invites all Iowa high school students in grades 8-12 to...
Announcing the Inaugural World Food Prize Poster Contest
The World Food Prize announced today the creation of the “Norman Borlaug World Food Prize Day” poster contest. This free contest is open to public, private, home school and parochial...