Do you want to recognize a scientist who is doing outstanding research through a Feed the Future Innovation Lab?

The Board for International Food and Agricultural Development (BIFAD) is accepting nominations for the BIFAD Award for Scientific Excellence in a Feed the Future Innovation Lab. Each year, the Board recognizes a recipient in both the Senior Researcher (or Research Team) and Student Researcher categories.

The nominees are judged based on:

  • Scientific and technical merit of the research;
  • Relevance of the research to developing countries’ national and/or regional agricultural research priorities;
  • Potential for the research to contribute to improvements in food security, nutrition, resilience and inclusive, sustainable economic growth;
  • Evidence of commitment to capacity building.

The full Call for Nominations and submission portal can be accessed on the BIFAD Awards page and at

Please direct any questions regarding the award or application process to


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