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International Internship Sites

Map of International Internship Sites

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Since 1998, the Borlaug-Ruan International Internship program has trained the next generation of promising young innovators at the leading research and development organizations around the world. There are currently nineteen active host research centers and thirteen previous partner sites worldwide. Explore our program partners below and how they're empowering a new generation of global problem solvers and scientific leaders for high impact careers. 

​​​​​Current Partnerships

Listed below in the format of Country | Name of Host Organization

 China | CAU Costa Rica | EARTH University Costa Rica | IICA

 India | AVRDC  India | ICRISAT India | Grow Indigo India | MSSRF 

India | S.M. Sehgal Foundation Kenya | ILRI Kenya | ICIPE Malaysia | WorldFish Center

 Morocco| ICARDA Nepal | ICIMOD Nepal | IWMI Kenya | CIP 

Philippines | IRRI Taiwan | AVRDC USA | IFPRI

Past Partnerships

Brazil | EMBRAPA Bangladesh | BRAC  China | CAAS China | CNHRRDC 

China | Peking University Costa Rica | MVI  Egypt | WorldFish Center 

Ethiopia | ILRI Guatemala | Hormel Foods Corp & CeSSIAM India | Mahyco Indonesia | CIFOR

 Kenya | ICRAF Mexico | CIMMYT Tanzania | AVRDC

  Thailand | AVRDC  Thailand | CIMMYT  Trinidad | IICA  Turkey | CIMMYT


The World Food Prize Foundation partners with research scientists, practitioners and policymakers around the world to mentor Borlaug-Ruan Interns. These research leaders embody what it means to be a hunger fighter! 


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