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Call for Nomination - Borlaug Award for Field Research and Application

The World Food Prize Foundation is seeking nominations for the Norman Borlaug Award for Field Research and Application, Endowed by the Rockefeller Foundation. This award will be presented during the World Food Prize events in October, 2013.This award will recognize exceptional, science-based achievement in international agriculture and food production by an individual under 40 who has clearly demonstrated intellectual courage, stamina and determination in the fight to eliminate global hunger and poverty.The $10,000 award will honor an individual who is working closely and directly "in the field" or at the production or processing level with farmers, animal herders, fishers or others in rural communities, in any discipline or enterprise across the entire food production, processing, and distribution chain.To learn more and to nominate a deserving individual, please visit the Award's website. Nominations are due June 30, 2013
The Borlaug Award for Field Research and Application