1. Research grant on Tax Morale and Public Service Provision in Different States of Nigeria (with Belinda Archibong & Tom Moerenhout), International Centre of Tax and. Development, UK, November 2019.
  2. Research Grant, Large-Scale Land Acquisitions, Rural Change and Social Conflict (LARCC)’, award by GIGA (German Institute for Global and Area Studies), July 2019 [26,000 Euro]
  3. Equipment Subsidy Grant, the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, July 2019 [17,350 Euro]
  4. Research Fellowship from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (AvH), at Faculty of
    Management & Economics, Witten/Herdecke University, Witten, Germany, July 2019 [9,450 Euro]
  5. Overall Best Conference Paper Award, 1st International Conference on African Entrepreneurship & Innovation 2019, De Montfort University, Leicester, UK, June 2019
  6. African Economic Research Consortium (AERC)’s Collaborative Project on ‘Rethinking Regional
    Integration in Africa for Inclusive and Sustainable Development, November 2018 [USD 15,000]
  7. Alexander von Humboldt Visiting Professor, at Faculty of Management & Economics,
    Witten/Herdecke University, Witten, Germany, under the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation’s ‘Renewed Research Stay Fellowship Programme’, August 2018 [9,450 Euros]
  8. Research Grant, from the African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF)/National Institute for
    Legislative and Democratic Studies (NILDS) for a Research Project on Developing an African
    Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) Country Strategy for Nigeria, June 2018 [USD 20,000]
  9. Award of Excellence for Contribution towards Students’ Development and Advancement of
    Education in Nigeria, Nigerian Economics Students Association (NESA), March 2018
  10. Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA)’s 2017 Meaningmaking Research Initiatives (MRI) Competition Award to carry out research project on ‘Largescale Land Investments and (Un)Employment Questions in Africa: Quantitative and Qualitative Insights from Nigeria’ , December 2017 [USD 30,000]
  11. Named as the Director of Mentorship Programme, by the African Finance and Economic Association, October 2017
  12. Lecturer of the Year, Nigerian Economics Students Association, April 2016
  13. Research Project with IFPRI on Cocoa & Maize Value Chain and Computation of Natural Rate of
    Protection for Nigeria, April- December 2016.[USD 5,000]
  14. Research Project with DTT Farms on Background Study on Rice Production, Processing and
    Marketing in Ogun State, Nigeria, April – August 2016. [500,000 Naira]
  15. Innovative Research Grant awarded by African Growth and Development Policy Modelling Consortium (AGRODEP)/International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), USA, April 2015 [USD 15,000]