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 Nov 12, 2019
The World Food Prize Foundation, the foremost international organization recognizing the achievements of individuals who have advanced human development by improving the quality, quantity or availability of food in the...
Posted Nov 6, 2019
The World Food Prize is pleased to announce the public launch of the Archive of the Foundation President, Ambassador Kenneth M. Quinn. The Archive, which represents his entire 52 year...
All News
© 2019 The World Food Prize Foundation. All Rights Reserved.