Edema, M. O: Awards Received

•    African  Women  in  Agricultural  Research  and  Development  (AWARD) Post‐Doctorate Fellowship 2009 – 2011

•    The International Union of Microbiological Societies (IUMS) Travel award for the XII International Congress of Bacteriology and Applied Microbiology, Istanbul, Turkey, 5 – 9 August, 2008

•    Cochran Fellowship award of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) to attend the 10th International short course on food safety at Michigan State University, East Lansing, USA, July 27 to August 6, 2008

•    Bibliotheca Alexandrina Award to attend the TWAS/BioVisionAlexandria.NXT 2008 on Funding Research in the Developing World, Alexandria, Egypt, April 11-16, 2008

•    Nature Publishing Group Award to attend the Gordon Research Conference on Mycotoxins and Phycotoxins at Colby College, Waterville, Maine, USA, June 2007

•    Scholarship of the Division for International Cooperation of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs (MASHAV), Embassy of Israel for participation in the 4th International Post-graduate Course on Food Management at the Faculty of Agriculture, Food & Environmental Quality Sciences, Division for External Studies, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot, Israel, 16 Apr to 10 May, 2007

•    Research grant/cash award from the Research and Development Centre, University of Agriculture, Abeokuta 2004 for studies on Extra-cellular enzyme profile of micro-flora from the gut regions of the variegated grasshopper Zonocerus variegates with a view to understanding the mechanisms for de-toxification of cyanogenic glucosides in its diet.

•    Remo People’s Organization (REPO) 1987 Award for Outstanding Academic Talents in Secondary Schools in Remo, Ogun State, Nigeria

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