On the occasion of Gujarat Gaurav Din Deepak Foundation was felicitated for the social development activities undertaken at Chhota Udepur on May 1, 2016.
India CSR Community Initiative Awards, 2014
The Annual India CSR Community Initiative Awards, 2014 was conferred upon Deepak Foundation for the “Best CSR Project in Health for Promoting Safe Motherhood (Maternal and Child Care)” on April 6, 2015..
NSI Award for “Best Oral Presentation” by Nutrition Society of India
Deepak Foundation was awarded the NSI Prize for the best oral presentation of the paper titled “Impact Evaluation of Doodh Sanjeevani Yojana on nutritional status of school going children in selected tribal blocks of Gujarat” presented by Dr. Akash Kumar Lal during 47th Annual National Conference of Nutrition Society of India held at the National Institute of Nutrition, Hyderabad.
Millennium Alliance Award, 2017
Millennium Alliance Round-4 Innovations award 2016-17 for the Community-owned initiatives for securing food security in tribal areas.
Gujarat Brand Leadership Awards 2018
Deepak Foundation was facilitated with NGO Leadership Award at Gujarat Brand Leadership Awards 2018 for it's valuable contribution towards the upliftment of society. The award was conferred in presence of Dr R.L. Bhatia, Founder of World CSR Day and World Sustainability at Radison Blu, Ahmedabad on September 27, 2018 .
18th FICCI CSR Awards
J M Financial Limited, a CSR partner of Deepak Foundation won the 18th FICCI CSR Award in Category-5 Health, Drinking, Water and Sanitation for the Project “Strengthening Comprehensive Maternal and Child Health Services’. This project was implemented by Deepak Foundation at CHC Dumri, Giridih District of Jharkhand.
World Bank Awards Innovative Projects (2009)
Deepak won the grant funded by South Asia Region Development Marketplace for “Family and Community Approaches to Improve Infant and Young Child Nutrition”. The grant was awarded in a two -day seminar held at Dhaka, Bangladesh on 5th and 6th August, 2009
“First Citizen” Contest 2010 – American Center, Mumbai
The “First Citizen” Contest was initiated in honor of US President Barak Obama’s visit to India by the American Center, Mumbai. Deepak Foundation’s Ms. Smita Maniar and Ms. Neelam Acharya won the second prize for their outstanding contribution to capacity building of under-privileged tribal women and promoting safe motherhood and child survival practice in Vadodara
Confederation of Indian Industry Women Exemplar Award 2009
Ms. Manorama Jaiswal, Associate Project Coordinator of Deepak Foundation was felicitated by the Confederation of Indian Industry Women Exemplar Award 2009 under health category for her outstanding contribution towards community in tribal areas during CII's National Conference and Annual General Meeting (AGM) on March 26, 2009
6th eNGO Challenge Award
Deepak Foundation won the 6th eNGO Challenge Award as the Best Civil Society Digital Innovator, under the category of Governance and Livelihood. The Digital Empowerment Foundation presented the award for the implementation of the project “Adhikaar–A digital tool to strengthen governance & access to Govt Safety-net & Livelihood schemes”.
Deepak Foundation received the FICCI Award, from the hands of the Honorable Prime Minister, Shri I. K.Gujral at New Delhi for its efforts in the area of family welfare on 18th November 1997.
ETNow CSR Leadership Awards
Awards were given during the ceremony held at Taj Lands End, Mumbai on Feb. 18, 2018, for the following:
• Best Corporate Social Responsibility Practices award for public private partnership model established with state government aimed at reducing maternal and infant deaths
• Women Empowerment award for empowering the women of rural and tribal areas.
• Certificate of Merit recognizing its overall societal development activities
Felicitation for Work for Tribal Women
Deepak Foundation was felicitated on Women’s Day by the Government of Gujarat for its untiring work for women in tribal areas on April 12, 2007.
Sanman Prasanatta Pradan
Deepak Foundation was awarded by Minister of Urban Development, Road & Housing, Government of Gujarat for the activities carried out in Surendranagar district at Dhrangadhra on August 26, 2007
15th Federation of Gujarat Industries Awards
Deepak Nitrite Limited, a parent company of Deepak Foundation was conferred the FGI Award at 15th Federation of Gujarat Industries (FGI) awards for its outstanding contribution towards Corporate Social Responsibility. The award was presented by Mrs. Maneka Gandhi, Minister of Woman and Child Development, Govt. of India at a function held on April 14, 2018 at Hotel Grand Mercure, Vadodara.
ICC CSR Award, 2017
ICC Award for Corporate Social Responsibility by the Indian Chemical Council (ICC) at an event organized on September 29, 2017 in Mumbai for promoting women empowerment in tribal areas of Chhota Udepur district in Gujarat.
Women Deliver 2010 Award
Deepak Foundation received a cash award of $1000 from White Ribbon Alliance, Global Secretariat and UNFPA for submitting ‘Stories of Mothers Saved’ debuted at the Women Deliver 2010 conference at Washington, DC.
2nd runners up award FICCI-SEDF Corporate Social Responsibility award
Deepak Fertilizers and Petrochemicals Corporation Limited were adjudged the second runners up of Corporate Social Responsibility Award instituted by Business World-FICCI-SEDF in 2005..
Recognition for Best Practices in Tribal Areas
Comprehensive Emergency Obstetric and Newborn Care (CEmONC) unit at Jabugam, Pavi Jetpur block in Chhota Udepur has been selected as one of the best practices in tribal rreas and is among the top 23 shortlisted interventions across the country by Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of India.
The Japanese Award for Most Innovative Development Project (MIDP), 2014
Deepak Foundation’s collaborative innovative project, Asha Kiran-A Decision support system (DSS) for Improving Maternal Health and Health Literacy for Below Poverty Line Women, undertaken in collaboration with Technical University of Delft, The Netherlands bagged the third prize in the Japanese Award for Most Innovative Development Project category institutionalized by Global Development Network, in a ceremony held in Accra, Ghana during 18-20 June, 2014..
The Indian Merchant’s Chamber Award
Deepak Foundation received the Indian Merchant’s Chamber Diamond Jubilee Endowment Trust award for the year 2001 for ‘Environment, Agriculture and Rural Development’ on May 2, 2002. The prestigious award was presented to DF’s for its outstanding work towards women empowerment in rural areas..
Vadodara Chapter Convention of QCFI Vadodara “Touching Lives through CSR
RPG Foundation, a CSR partner of Deepak Foundation, won the Diamond Award in the Vadodara Chapter Convention organized by QCFI Vadodara on the topic “Touching Lives through CSR”. The Project Saksham was implemented by Deepak Foundation on women empowerment & children’s nutrition in Halol & Kalol blocks of Panchmahal district & Savli block of Vadodara district.
Deepak Nitrite Ltd, the parent organization of Deepak Foundation was felicitated with the Business World FICCI Corporate Social Responsibility Award 2011-12 in category of corporate citizen (Large Enterprises) for undertaking developmental activities in various sectors with focus on Maternal & Child Health on 7 December, 2012 in a function organized by Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry at Federation House, New Delhi.
The E-India 2010 Citizen Choice Award
The web enabled Computerized Management Information System (CMIS) created to track individual pregnant women beneficiaries in the tribal and rural areas of the Vadodara district under the Safe Motherhood and Child Survival project received the Citizen’s Choice award for the Civil Society / Development Agency Initiative of the year at the E-India Awards 2010 from Department of Information Technology, Government of India in the year 2010..
Best performance award, ICDS, Vadodara
Three Anganwadi Workers of the Foundation bagged the best performance award by the Department of Woman and Child Development Department at Mahila Sammelan function organized by District Panchayat Vadodara (Taluka level) on March 31, 2012 at Kelanpur in Vadodara..
GCSRA Awards 2016-17
Comprehensive Emergency Obstetric and Newborn Care (CEmONC) unit at Jabugam implemented with CSR support of Deepak Nitrite Ltd & in partnership with the Govt. of Gujarat received the best CSR project for Cohesive & Strategic Partnerships under the large companies’ category on March 10, 2017.
Indian Chemical Council (ICC) Award, 2012
Deepak Nitrite Limited, Vadodara won the Indian Chemical Council (IIC) Award for Social Responsibility for development & strengthening of Village Health & Sanitation Committees and building their capacity to improve accountability of Public Health Delivery systems under CATEGORY I: Companies having annual sales revenue above Rs. 500 crores for the year 2012 on September 26, 2013..
SKOCH Award 2020 (SKOCH Order of Merit)
‘Samaj Suraksha Sankul’ – a public private partnership initiative between Deepak Foundation and the Department of Social Justice & Empowerment, Govt. of Gujarat qualified the semi-finals (SKOCH Order of Merit) of SKOCH Award 2020..
ICC Lifetime Achievement Award 2013 conferred upon Mr.CK Mehta, Chairman Deepak Group of Industries
In recognition of his exceptional contributions towards industrial development and societal upliftment, the Indian Chemical Council (ICC) has conferred the ICC lifetime achievement award for the year 2013 on Mr. C.K. Mehta, Chairman, Deepak Group of Industries, at a function organized in Mumbai on 30th September 2014..
Recognition under Good Practices across the Globe
The work of Deepak Foundation was recognized in the Call to Action Summit 2015, for implementing Public Private Partnership project for reducing Maternal and Infant Mortality in Vadodara District of Gujarat.
Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs, 2014
Kawant Livelihood Project (KALP) implemented in partnership with Tribal Development Department was selected as one of the best models under the Sustainable Development - Case Selection, Showcasing, Recognition and Replication (SD-CSSRR) Programme 2014-15 of the Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs. Recognition and Award was conferred on May 29, 2015..
EdelGive Social Innovation Honours 2010
Deepak Foundation was adjudged as the Runners Up by EdelGive Social Innovation Honours for its achievement under the category ‘Innovating to empower women’ for empowering tribal women to improve health status of their community in the year 2010..
FICCI CSR Awards 2015-16
Deepak Nitrite Limited, parent company of Deepak Foundation received the FICCI CSR Awards 2015-16 on December 21, 2016 at FICCI, New Delhi under Category I: Private sector Companies with turnover between INR 201 crores – INR 3000 crores per annum for its immense contribution towards women empowerment.
Adjudged best paper presentation at Malaysia
Paper ‘Strengthening Public Health Services through Evidence-based Practices for saving Maternal Lives in Remote Tribal Area of Gujarat, India”, presented during International Conference on Public Health (ICOPH 2017) held at Kuala Lampur, Malaysia in 27 – 29 July 2017 was adjudged as the best presentation.
SKOCH Award 2020 (SKOCH Order of Merit)
Comprehensive Emergency Obstetric & Newborn Care (CEmONC) Unit – a public private partnership initiative between Deepak Foundation and the Department of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of Gujarat qualified the semi-finals (SKOCH Order of Merit) of SKOCH Award 2020.
Excellent Performance 2010 (Highest ANC Testing at ICTC)
The Community Health Centre, Jabugam (Taluka: Pavi Jetpur) linked with Comprehensive Emergency Obstetric and Newborn Care (CEmONC) Unit run by the Foundation was for Excellent Performance to CHC-Jabugam-CEMONC-DF (ICTC), Vadodara by the Gujarat State AIDS Control Society, Health & Family Welfare Dept. Government of Gujarat awarded on 1st December 2011,the World AIDS Day..
Institute for Skills Building, Research, and Innovation (ISBRI)
Nijanand Ashram Premises,
Adjoining L&T Knowledge City,
On NH – 8, Waghodiya,
Vadodara – 390 019, Gujarat, India