Applications are now being accepted to be a delegate for Terra Madre and Salone del Gusto 2014 held in Turin, Italy. Slow Food USA selects 240 delegates to represent the United States at this gathering and celebration of good, clean, fair food. Every two years, Slow Food International gathers leaders from more than 160 countries to represent food traditions and culture from around the world.
While both events are open to the public, being selected as a delegate of Slow Food USA provides free admission, housing, food, and ground transportation during the event, as well as the opportunity to showcase your work. Delegates selected to represent the diversity of food traditions and the Slow Food movement within the United States, as well as their ability to put what they have learned into use at home.