New York Youth Institute march 29, 2019
Our partnership with FFA and the World Food Prize NY Youth Institute is yielding positive results. FFA student Austin Nolley from Stockbridge Valley Central School in Munnsville, NY was a delegate to the World Food Prize this year. Essays are due Wednesday, February 27, 2019.
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Friday, February 15, 2019 mini hackathon - Emergency Response System for Food Security
The World Food Prize is offering five $1,000 prizes for their Hunger Challenge to bring ideas to life in your school. Deadline Thursday, November 15th Click for details.
WFP is open to former NY Youth Institute participants who are currently in high school.
Students are challenged to think about how to:
1. Reduce food insecurity by increasing access to nutrient rich foods in a responsible way;
2. Decrease food waste in schools while making healthy choices or;
3. Increase agricultural connections in schools.