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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...
09/24/2019 World Food Prize Foundation to Announce Recipient of 2019 Robert D. Ray Iowa SHARES Humanitarian Award
In recognition of the late Governor Robert D. Ray’s global humanitarian leadership and in honor of what would have been his 91st birthday, the World Food Prize Foundation will announce...
08/26/2019 Head of Asia Agriculture For the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Joins World Food Prize Council of Advisors
The World Food Prize Foundation announced today that Dr. Purvi Mehta, Head of Asia Agriculture for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, has joined the Council of Advisors. “On behalf...
08/21/2019 The World Food Prize Announces the Opening of the Borlaug-Ruan Intern Application Process
The World Food Prize announced today that the application process for the Borlaug-Ruan International Internship program has opened and Ellen Franzenburg has been named the new director of this prestigious...
08/19/2019 World Food Prize Foundation Announces Keynote Speaker for the 2019 Iowa Hunger Summit
The World Food Prize Foundation announced today that Suzanne Clark, President of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, has been selected as the keynote speaker for the 2019 Iowa Hunger Summit....
08/15/2019 Press Registration for 2019 World Food Prize Week Events is Now Open
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