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Student Competition: 2014 Agricultural Innovation Prize
« Reply #1 on: October 22, 2013, 06:54:16 AM »
In Washington DC today,
 the Howard G. Buffett Foundation and the University of
Wisconsin-Madison announced the launch of the 2014 Agricultural
Innovation Prize in cooperation with the United States Department of
Agriculture.

The competition is open to U.S. undergraduate and
graduate students across all academic disciplines and runs through
spring 2014, when teams will compete for the chance to win $215,000 in prize money, with a grand prize of $100,000; making this the largest agriculture-focused student competition in the world.

The
 contest encourages student teams to develop innovative plans to address
 social and agricultural challenges within food systems, improving the
standard of living and quality of life for the world's population.

Please visit http://agprize.com to learn more.

Please direct questions about the Ag Prize to team@agprize.com .
Students and staff at UW –Madison are very happy to answer any
questions, or follow-up with you about this new exciting opportunity for
students.

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