The World Food Prize Foundation

Dr. Borlaug

Dr. Borlaug

In 1970 Norman E. Borlaug was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for a lifetime of work to feed a hungry world. 

Nominate

Nominate

Nominations for the World Food Prize are accepted now through May 1. The World Food Prize has come to be known as the "Nobel Prize for Food and Agriculture"

Visit: Public Tours

Visit: Public Tours

We are open to the public for tours, free of charge, on the following days and times unless noted.

Tuesdays: 9 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 12-noon & 1:30 p.m. 
Saturdays: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Borlaug Dialogue

Borlaug Dialogue

Save the date for the 2019 Borlaug Dialogue International Symposium on October 16-18, 2019 at the Des Moines Marriott Downtown

Youth Programs

Youth Programs

The Foundation's youth programs are widely recognized as the only youth programs of their kind in the United States and globally.

News

Posted May 16, 2019
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...
Posted May 13, 2019
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...
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