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 Mar 22, 2019
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....
Posted Mar 10, 2019
“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,...
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