How to Nominate

Nominations are now open for the 2022 Borlaug CAST Communication Award, an honor that recognizes professionals actively working in the agricultural, environmental, or food sectors who are promoting agricultural science in the public policy arena. This award has become an influential component in the efforts to keep agricultural issues and programs in the public eye and in front of national and world policymakers.

Completed nomination packets for 2022 nominees were due February 7, 2022.

The 2023 nomination packets will be released in November 2022.

Completed nomination packets must be emailed to the CAST office (; subject line: 2022 Borlaug CAST Communication Award). The packets must include copies of each of the following:

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