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 2018 Borlaug Dialogue International Symposium on October 17-19, 2018 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 Jun 6, 2018
The World Food Prize Foundation has announced the last call for nominations for the seventh annual Norman Borlaug Award for Field Research and Application, due June 15. The Borlaug Field Award...
Posted Jun 1, 2018
The World Food Prize Foundation announced today that Ellen Franzenburg has assumed the position of Director of Secretariat Operations. As Director of Secretariat Operations, Ms. Franzenburg will facilitate the World...
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