Centre for Research on Aquatic Resources

FLAIR Research Excellence Award, Department of Higher Education, Govt. of Kerala 2015-16.

Microbiologist 2014 Award of Society for Educational & Scientific Research, September 2014.

P. A. Harris Foundation Award for contribution to Education, August 2014.

Rural Innovator Award of KSCSTE, Govt. of Kerala. March 2014.

Special Honour of Konkani Sahithya Academy, Govt. of Kerala, 2013.

Mathrubhumi-SPARK Award for the Best Project (College Level) September 2013.

BOLT Award (Broad Outlook Learner Teacher) – Alleppey District Runner Up 2008-09 by Air India and Malayala Manorama.

Selected for full sponsorship (travel grant and accommodation) to attend the Asia Conference on Laboratory Bio-security & Bio-safety at Bangkok, Thailand during April 17-19, 2007.

Young Scientist Award – December 2002, Association of Microbiologists of India.

Best Paper Presentation Award for presenting the paper entitled “Relevance of Solid State Fermentation in Kerala during the National Seminar at Trivandrum on 8th January 2001.

International Biotechnology Training Fellowship – 2000-01, German Research Centre for Biotechnology, Braunschweig, Germany.

Young Scientist (BOYSCAST) Fellowship of the Dept. of Science & Technology, Govt. of India, New Delhi – 1998-99 (to visit Dept. of Biochem. & Mol. Biol, Univ. of Georgia, Georgia, USA.).

Visiting Fellowship of the Indian Academy of Sciences, May 1998 (to undertake a visit to Central Food Technological Research Institute, Mysore, India).

Junior and Senior Research Fellowships C. S. I. R., Govt. of India. (to undertake Ph. D research).
Merit Scholarship (1986 – 1989) University of Kerala (to undertake graduate studies).