We are pleased to announce this year’s recipients: Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, Improve Food Security in Sub-Saharan Africa.View Press Release
UC Davis, African Orphan Crops ConsortiumView Press Release
Iowa State University, Global Food Security ConsortiumAccess PDF
Biosciences eastern and central Africa – International Livestock Research Institute Hub (BecA-ILRI Hub)Access PDF
ICRISAT, IndiaAccess PDF
Illumina is dedicated to making tangible contributions to the reduction of hunger, malnutrition and poverty. We are committed to enabling groundbreaking research that will result in increased sustainability, productivity and nutritional density of agricultural species. Nominees must be proficient in the use of ILMN technology and engaged in one or more projects aimed at breeding/identifying plants or animals.
From facilitating species-specific consortia to collaborating with agriculture leaders, Illumina is a part of the community. Making technology accessible. Bringing groups together. Enabling research.