"The Global Association of Leading Social Entrepreneurs has elected Tunde Fabunmi to the Ashoka Fellowship in recognition of creative and entrepreneurial leadership and commitment to make large scale changes in society"
"Trendsetters are entrepreneurial Nigerians who have devoted their lives to promoting large scale social and economic transformation. This award is presented to Tunde Fabunmi in recognition of your innovative work and direct social impact in the field of honeybee preservation through mass education on the economic, health and environmental benefits of honeybees".
"This award is given to Tunde Fabunmi, Bee Conservation Project in recognition of visionary, pragmatic and courageous contributions that significantly improve the state of the world's people".
Santa Clara University, California USA recognized Tunde Fabunmi as one of 16 innovators globally. The recognition earned him scholarship to participate in the 2005 edition of the Global Social Benefit Incubator GSBI at the university. "Bee Conservation Project was selected to participate in the GSBI program at Santa Clara University based on the benefit to humanity of its innovative work and commitment to seeing this work "scale up" to serve a larger number of potential beneficiaries".