Indomie Independence Day Award for Heroes | Win N1M Scholarship 2019

Indomie Independence Day Award (IIDA) for Heroes Guidelines 2019/20

12th Edition: Apply for the Indomie Independence Day Award (IIDA) for Heroes of Nigeria Specially for Young Children Between the Ages Of 0 -15 Years  - Win 1 Million Naira Scholarship for 2019/2020.

Who is a hero? 
A hero is not someone who does something courageous when he has nothing to lose and something to gain. But rather he is the one who acts well when he has nothing to gain and everything to lose. He or she is not measured by the size of his strength but by the strength of his heart.

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Throughout time the legacy of heroes have outlived them and stories of their incredible acts of bravery and love for mankind have been told from generation to generation from the ancient times where heroes were the strongest, bravest, smartest and most courageous warriors who fought and won various battles to the modern times where heroes are individuals who have exhibited extraordinary acts of courage and selflessness, even in circumstances that could cause them personal harm or death.

Their exemplary acts of service to humanity have been told to inspire others.

All over the world children have exhibited various acts of heroism in situations that would ordinarily bring fear, but more often than not, these heroic acts usually go unrecognized and unrewarded.

The 2019 will mark the 12th edition of the award and THREE exceptional children will be awarded. The lucky winners for this year's edition will get 1 Million Naira each in scholarship.



Nigeria is fortunate and indeed blessed to have young people with selfless nature of service and milk of human kindness flowing in them. The future of this great country is secured with them as citizens. The impact of their bravery stands as an irrefutable endorsement of the exceptional human ability. To this end. we at Indomie see a need to groom. recognize and reward these exceptional children in a big way.

In 2008. Dufil Prima Foods PLC (makers of Indomie Instant Noodles Indomie) out of the need to shine the spotlight on the Nigerian Child created a unique Social Responsibility Initiative called Independence Day Award (IIDA) for Heroes of Nigeria. This award is to recognize children who have against all odds exhibited extraordinary acts of bravery' in the face of danger/societal challenges which have sometimes even brought them injury. The award extols the exemplary accomplishments of children who have shown courage and determination in situations that ordinarily would bring fear; it also encourages excellence, rewards merit and stirs in other children the act of bravery.

The Indomie Independence Day Award is a national event that draws entries and participation from all the geo political zones, especially key cities in the country. Indomie Independence Day Awards holds in the month Of Nigeria's Independence, October. up until now 40 heroic children have been awarded and rewarded for different yet outstanding acts of bravery. Last year to mark the 10th edition of the award, 10 instead of 3 children were publicly celebrated and rewarded.

The recipients of Indomie Independence Day Award are rewarded with the sum of N1 Million worth of scholarship among other monetary donations given to them by guests during the ceremony.


  • To identify. recognize and encourage children who have exhibited acts of bravery
  • To call to remembrance the timeless values and virtues of bravery acts through a world class event that will entrench the brand in the minds of the public
  • To seek-out acknowledge children who have exhibited acts of bravery and made notable sacrifices without any recognition
  • To encourage other children to follow suit when the need arises
  • To encourage children who have shown courage in the face of fear
  • To encourage excellence and reward merit
  • To inspire selflessness and patriotism in our youngsters.


The Indomie Independent Day Award for Heroes of Nigeria is a Social Responsibility Initiative that seeks to identify. recognize, celebrate and reward the positive efforts, strong character. and achievements Of young children between the ages Of 0 -15 Years who have exhibited various acts Of bravery and heroism at one time or the other anywhere in Nigeria.

Indomie Independent Award is to encourage the acts of heroism in children who have made notable sacrifices at great risk to themselves and those who have strived to survive despite the unfavourable conditions they found themselves and have pushed the limits of courage and performance to a new level.Categories Awarded : Physical Bravery. Intellectual Bravery, Social Bravery



The award category acknowledges kids (15 years and below) who at great personal risk, save lives or by their actions. prevent extensive damage to property or others.

This award category celebrates kids who work against social evils such as child marriage, illiteracy and environmental concerns etc. in a sustained manner.


This award category recognizes children with innate ability who have performed remarkably despite physical mental. emotional or financial limitations.

Indomie Independence Day Award for Heroes | Win N1M Scholarship 2019 Indomie Independence Day Award for Heroes | Win N1M Scholarship 2019 Reviewed by Lagos Universities Info on Thursday, May 16, 2019 Rating: 5
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