Borlaug-Adesina Fellowship Program 2019 for Young Africans

Borlaug-Adesina Fellowship Program 2019 for Young Africans

Deadline: July 31, 2019

The World Hunger Fighters Foundation (WHFF) is accepting applications for the Borlaug-Adesina Fellowship Programe 2019. The World Hunger Fighters Foundation, in partnership with the World Food Prize Foundation, USA, is establishing this year-long Fellowship Program, presenting an unparalleled opportunity to outstanding African youths to attend the WHFF Africa Youth Institute at the World Food Prize Foundation in Iowa, United States of America.

It is an innovative educational program that challenges promising youths across the continent to join forces with other youths globally to solve the most critical problems we face on the planet, providing real-world experiences to prepare them, as Borlaug-Adesina Fellows, for success and high-impact careers to that will end hunger across the world.


  • The Borlaug-Adesina Fellows will be selected and announced at the annual World Food Prize Dialogues in Iowa, USA. The Fellows will be provided with opportunities to gain exposure and experience at any of the International Agricultural Research Centers around the world, or with a select number of global food and agribusiness companies.


  • Open to outstanding African youths
  • Applicants should be between the ages of 21 and 30 years old


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For more information, visit Borlaug-Adesina Fellowship.