Borlaug Award for Field Research and Application
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Welcome to the online nomination form for the Borlaug Field Award. Please use this form to submit information on your nominee. Please click "CREATE AN ACCOUNT" on the right side of your screen to begin the submission process. If you have already signed up and begun your submission, please "LOGIN" to access your submission form.


Upon entering the site, you will create a user name and password, which you can use to access your nomination at any time.

After creating your password, you will be asked to fill out the nomination form. You must complete the entire form before you will be allowed to submit your nomination. You may save your progress at any point and return later to complete the nomination using your login information.

You will be asked for the following information:
Nominator Contact Information
Nominee Biographical and Contact Information

You will also be asked to upload the following documents:
Photograph of Nominee
Statement of Work
Nomination Letter
Letter of Support 1
Letter of Support 2

All submissions are due by June 15. To submit the nomination, you must click the green "SUBMIT" button. Upon submitting the form, you should see a confirmation message. 

Criteria and details regarding the required information and documentation can be found HERE. Inquiries and additional nomination materials may also be directed to Ellen Franzenburg, Director of Awards and Lectures at the World Food Prize Foundation, by email at or phone at +1 (515) 245-3793. 

If you have any technical difficulties, please contact Ellen Franzenburg at the contact information above.