Olatunde, G.O: Awards Received

AWARDS RECEIVED:
(i)¬†¬† ¬†Scholarship Award:¬†¬† GRATITUDE Project (Bills & Melinda Gates Foundation); to participate at the 12th Symposium of the International Society for Tropical Root Crops ‚Äď Africa Branch (ISTRC-AB) in Accra, Ghana; 30th September ‚Äď 5th October 2013.

(ii)    Scholarship Award: FAO Root and Tuber Programme, Rome; to participate at the 9th Triennial Conference of the African Potato Association (APA) in Naivasha, Kenya; June 2013.

(iii)¬†¬† ¬†Research grant:Survey of traditional processing of sweet potato flour (‚Äėelubo‚Äô),consumption pattern of sweet potato(‚Äėamala‚Äô) and awareness level of orange-fleshed sweet potato in six South west states of Nigeria; Natural Resources Institute, University of Greenwich, Kent, United Kingdom March ‚Äď April 2010

(iv)    Research fellowship/grant:    Natural Resources Institute, University of Greenwich, Kent, United Kingdom;towards completion of PhD programme    November 2009- October 2010

(v)¬†¬† ¬†Staff Training and Development grant: Education Trust Fund, Federal Republic of Nigeria¬†¬† ¬†November 2009 ‚Äď October 2010

(vi)¬†¬† ¬†Research grant: AAU/DFID Partnership for Regional Food Developers Initiative MRCI/08/F07/P33;2009 ‚Äď 2010.

(vii)    Commendation:    by Head of Department as Coordinator of Undergraduate Seminars and Coordinator of Nigerian Association of Food Science & Technology Students(NAFSTS), University of Agriculture, Abeokuta Chapter, July 2009.

(viii)    Recognition Award:    Most ActiveNIFSTer of the year 2007 by the Nigerian Institute of Food Science & Technology (Western Chapter).

(ix)    Recognition Award:        Best Supporting Lecturer (Female) by the Nigerian Association of Food Science & Technology Students (NAFSTS), University of Agriculture, Abeokuta branch    ,  June 2006.

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