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 Apr 17, 2018
The World Food Prize Foundation has announced the final call for nominations for its renowned award that recognizes the accomplishments of individuals who have advanced human development by improving the...
Posted Mar 15, 2018
The World Food Prize Foundation announced today the selection of the 2018 Spring George Washington Carver (GWC) Interns. Each academic semester and summer, a select group of highly qualified undergraduate...
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