· A prize for Best Student Paper of the Pan African Conference on Science, Computing and Telecommunications (Prize: $200), The Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology, Arusha, Tanzania, July 17, 2014

· Awarded a Fall 2013 Research Fellowship through Borlaug LEAP Fellowship (Funded: $19,100), University of California-Davis, Davis, California, 2013

· A Fall 2012 Graduate School Fellowship through IAGRI-USAID programme “Feed the Future” (Full Funded Scholarship), University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, 2012

· A prize as a Best Second Overall Software developer for ITSADU, University of Dar es Salaam, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, 2011