The following are organizations/institutions that have given awards to Msgr. Obiora Ike for his outstanding works in various fields.
♦ 5000 Personalities of the World by The American Biographical Institute
♦ Distinguished Services Award by The International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, England (October, 1995)
♦ Academy Recognition and Certification of Being Elected an Active Member by The New York Academy of Sciences (May, 1993)
♦ Won an award for Distinguished Health and Social Services, from International Health Foundation, Enugu (1995) on the Peace Prize Shalom, Eichstaett University, Germany (1996)
♦ Listed in Who is Who in the world in USA (1997)
♦ Listed in Who is Who among African Theologians.
♦ Made Honorary Chaplain (Prelate) to Pope John Paul 11, Rome, Vatican (2000)
♦ Honoured with a Paul Harris Fellow by Rotary International, Munich/Ludwigshafen, Germany (2001)
♦ Awarded Afrika Verdienst Preis, CV Afrika Hilfe eV,in Germany (2005)
♦ Listed in Who is Who in the Nigeria (2006)
♦ Igbo Icons award (2007)
♦ invested with chieftaincy titles -Onwa n' etilora of Umana Ndiagu (1988), Omeloha of Ugwuomu, Nike (1991) and Okwuloha of Agba Umana (2008) Enugu State, Nigeria.
♦ Igbo Catholic Community, USA award
♦ Awarded the Heinrich Pesch Prize for his enormous contributions to the development of the social sciences (2010).
♦ Honorary Member of the International Biographical Centre by Advisory Council
♦ Certificate of Membership by American Association for the Advancement of Science
♦ Certificate of Award by Holy Rosary College
♦ Who's Who in the World by The Marquis Who's Who Publications Board
♦ Inducted into the prestigious Order of Men of Achievement,by Cambridge Publications
♦ Certificate of Merit by Nigerian Universities Management Students' Association