Wednesday, October 19, 2016

STEP Students Attend the World Food Prize Dialog

Dana Boyer attended the World Food Prize Borlaug Dialog and Laureate Ceremony this past week in Des Moines, Iowa. The World Food Prize, is awarded annually to an individual or individuals responsible for significant contribution to the global food system. Boyer had the opportunity to attend as a Borlaug Summer Institute Fellow. She and five teammates were awarded the trip by coming in first place in a USAID proposal competition at the Summer Institute for their project to address Vitamin A deficiency in Ethiopia by way of incorporating ghee into school feeding programs.
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