Call for Nominations for the GCHERA Laureates 2018

The call is open for nominations for the GCHERA Laureates 2018.  In 2018 there will be two GCHERA World Agriculture Prizes awarded, each of 100,000 USD.  At least one prize will be awarded to a person from a country which is NOT listed as a country with a developed economy. Deadline for submitting nominations is 17.00 GMT on 30 April 2018. 

The Prizes aim to encourage the global development of the mission of higher education institutions in education, research, innovation and outreach in the agricultural and life sciences by recognizing the distinguished contribution of an individual to this mission. The prizes are generously sponsored by the Education Development Foundation of Nanjing Agricultural University and Da Bei Nong Group.

Nominations are invited for these two prizes by completing the online nomination form at where you can also download the Terms and Conditions for Submitting a Nomination for the Prize.  The nomination form is the same for both prizes.  See the distinguished personal statements of the previous Laureates – click on the drop down menu for World Agriculture Prize Tab.

The GCHERA World Agriculture Prize Award Ceremony will be held on 28 October 2018 at Nanjing Agricultural University – all are invited, details to follow.

Download the flyer announcing the Call for nominations to circulate to colleagues.

Posted on 01 Feb 2018