Nevada's Josie Kelly invited to World Food Prize

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Josie Kelly, Nevada High School junior, accepts and registers online for the 2021 World Food Prize Global Youth Institute.

Josie Kelly, Nevada High School junior, has been invited to the World Food Prize Global Youth Institute as a representative for Iowa. 

Kelly wrote a research paper on water and sanitation insecurities in Ethiopia for the Iowa Youth Institute held in April. 

The World Food Prize will be held in October as a virtual conference due to continuing global pressure from the COVID pandemic.

Kevin Cooper, Nevada High School agriculture education instructor and FFA advisor, is Kelly's teacher and mentor.