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 Sep 21, 2018
Des Moines, IA (September 24, 2018) – In recognition of the late Governor Robert D. Ray’s global humanitarian leadership and in honor of what would have been his 90th birthday,...
Posted Sep 18, 2018
The World Food Prize announced today that the Iowa Youth Institute (IYI) has been awarded the Governor’s STEM Council Seal of Approval, an endorsement that recognizes and supports Iowa programs...
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