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 currently closed to the public for historical tours.

Learn more at www.halloflaureates.org. 

Borlaug Dialogue

Borlaug Dialogue

View recordings from the 2020 Norman E. Borlaug International Symposium from October 12-16, 2020, which took place virtually.

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.

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Posted May 11, 2021
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Posted Apr 26, 2021
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