Afolami, S.O’s Awards

  • Ford Foundation Summer Research Scholarship of the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture 1973.
  • Ford Foundation Research Fellowship of the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture 1975
  • Membership of the International Meloidogyne Project, North Carolina State University/ United States Agency for International Development Contract No AID/ta-c-1234. 1981-1982
  • Membership of the International Crop Nematode Research & Control Project of the North Carolina State University/ United States Agency for International Development Cooperative Agreement No DAN-4149-A-00-4054-00, PROJECT No 936-4149. (1984- 1991)
  • Travel Grant to the 8th International Cocoa Research Conference in Colombia, South America 1981
  • Visiting Grant to the Cocoa Research Institute of Brazil, Itabuna, Brazil, 1981
  • Travel Grant to the 9th International Cocoa Research Conference in Togo 1984
  • Travel Grant to the 6th African Crop Science Society Conference in Nairobi, Kenya, October, 2001
  • Departmental Nomination for Ogun State Governor’s Decoration as a Disciplined Staff under the War against Indiscipline (WAI) Programme of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1984.
  • Commendation by the Senate of the University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, for leadership role in successfully pioneering and implementing the Farm Practical Year Programme for the training of Bachelor of Agriculture Students in practical farming under very difficult circumstances and constraints (1990)
  • Commendation by Deans of the three Colleges contributing to the Bachelor of Agriculture Programme of The University of Agriculture, Abeokuta for the successful implementation of the Pioneer Farm Practical Programme of the University in 1989/90.
  • Commendation by the Vice‐Chancellor, University of Agriculture, Abeokuta for leading the Committee that successfully organized the 22nd Conference of the Nigerian Society for Plant Protection Hosted by the University in 1992.
  • Commendation by the Director, Agricultural Media Resources & Extension Centre of the University of Agriculture, Abeokuta for the annual pre‐season training of contact farmers of the University.
  • Commendation by the Dean of the College of Plant Science & Crop Production, UNAAB, for leadership of the Committee that successfully implemented the 1991/92 FPY Programme of the University.
  • Commendation in 2010/2011 by the Senate of the University of Agriculture, Abeokuta for managerial skills in taking the Postgraduate School of the University to very high level and tremendously improving the revenue accruing to the University through the School.

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