Global Nomination Process for Agricultural Innovators Opens
The World Food Prize Foundation is currently accepting nominations for the internationally renowned World Food Prize that recognizes the accomplishments of individuals who have worked to improve the quality, quantity...
World Food Prize Foundation Honors Iowa State University with the Borlaug Medallion
This week, in his last act as President of the World Food Prize Foundation, Ambassador Kenneth M. Quinn presented Iowa State University with the Norman E. Borlaug Medallion. Iowa State...
The World Food Prize Foundation Invites the United States and China to Sign a New Trade Agreement in Des Moines, Iowa, at the Hall of Laureates
In a statement earlier this year, President Donald Trump suggested that a historic signing event related to U.S.-China trade issues might take place in Iowa. Now that such an event...
The World Food Prize Pays Tribute to 2015 Laureate Sir Fazle Hasan Abed
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 Lady Syeda Sarwat Abed and...
World Food Prize Foundation Honored with Slovakian Peace Prize
The World Food Prize is pleased to announce that Ambassador Kenneth M. Quinn was presented the Peace Prize From Slovakia on behalf of the Foundation and his work over the...
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...
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...
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,...
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...
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...