Category: GCHERA World Agriculture Prize


  The GCHERA WORLD AGRICULTURE PRIZE is the international award of the Global Confederation of Higher Education Associations for the Agricultural and Life Sciences (GCHERA). The Prize aims to encourage the development of the mission of higher education institutions in education, research, innovation and outreach in the agricultural and life sciences by recognizing the distinguished

GCHERA World Agriculture Prize Laureate 2019

The winner of the GCHERA World Agriculture Prize 2019 is announced and the award will be presented at the Ceremony at Nanjing Agricultural University, Peoples Republic of China on 28 October 2019. The GCHERA Laureate 2019 is José Miguel Aguilera, Professor Emeritus of the Department of Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile. 

Call For Nominations for the GCHERA World Agriculture Prizes 2019

The call is open for nominations for the GCHERA Laureates 2019.  In 2019 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

GCHERA World Agriculture Prizes 2018 Awarded

Professor Eric Danquah plant geneticist and inspirational leader in Ghana and renowned soil scientist Professor Rattan Lal in the US each received the GCHERA World Agriculture Prize 2018 at the award ceremony on 28 October 2018 at Nanjing Agricultural University Peoples Republic of China. Each prize of 100,000 USD is generously sponsored by the Education