Application Deadline- 11:59PM PST December 15, 2018
Owing to the significant responsibilities imposed under the internship program, applicants must be at least in 11th grade at the time they apply for the internship. Students remain eligible to apply for the internship through their freshman year of college. Interns do not receive compensation for their work, but their travel to and from the center, lodging, and meal expenses are paid by the World Food Prize Foundation.
ELIGIBILITY: Any student who has participated in the World Food Prize Global Youth Institute and is a U.S. citizen or permanent resident of the U.S. is eligible to apply.
SELECTION: Participants in the internship program are chosen through a competitive, multi-state screening and interview process. Intern selection is based on:
- Background and interests of the student applicants.
- Number of research centers available to host interns.
- Project needs of participating research centers.
REQUIREMENTS: It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure all seven of the below items are submitted in order to be eligible for the Borlaug-Ruan International Internship. All items must be submitted electronically.
All of the additional materials must be submitted by 11:59PM PST on December 15. Application materials need not be submitted all at once. However, ALL materials must be uploaded in PDF format.
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