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Awards Received by the Chairman B. H. Jain

Given By Total
(A) C entral Government (1) 4
(B) State Government (2) 5
(C) International Institute (3) 2
(D) Nationally Acclaimed Institutions: (4) 32
(E) Globally & Nationally Acclaimed Institutons: (5) 2
(F) Felicitation by National Dignitories (6) 2
Total 47

List of awards received by Bhavarlal Hiralal Jain, Chairman, Jain Irrigation Systems Ltd., Jalgaon

Name of Award / Honour Citation Given By Year
Award for Recognition at Water for Food Global Conference Dr. Hank M. Bonds, President, University of Nebraska Devoted to Gandhian Principles Pioneer in High-Productivity Irrigation Champion of Agricultural Water Management 2016
COSIDICI National Award for Outstanding Enterpreneures 2016 For outstanding entrepreneure for his unit Jain Irrigation Systems Ltd. Assisted by SICOM Ltd. At the COSIDICI National Award function held at Jammu on Chandar Prakash Ganga, Commerce & Industry Minister, J&K 2016
Sahyadri Navratna Sanman Sohala-2016 - Vaibhav Ratna - Chennamaneni Vidyasagar Rao, Governor of Maharashtra; Juhi Chawla, Actress; Dheeraj Kumar, Actor 2016
Akhil Bhartiya Khandesh Kohinoor Purskar For the contributions to Development Litrature, Culture, Agriculture, Education & Industry of Khandesh. Dr. Usha Sawant, Marathi & Ahirani Writer 2016
IAA Olive Crown Green Crusader Award For his great contribution to the production, promotion and propagation of drip irrigation. For pioneering the concept of micro irrigation in India. For his significant R&D into wasteland development. Soil and and Water Conservation, for the knowledge he has disseminated through the many books he authored, and Anubhtuti, the green school he set up. For making the conutry proud with his achievements and awards. For being hailed globally as the Water Conserver of India. For making agriculture "a profession with a future." Ms Amruta Fadnavis ( Wife of Devendra Fadnavis, CM Maharashtra) & Dia Mirza, Actress 2016
FIIB Leadership in Sustainability Award For his lasting contributions in Sustainable Development of India Ms Radhika Shrivastava, Executive Director, FIIB 2015
Honorary Fellowship Life Time Achievement Award for Significant Contribution in Micro Irrigation and Micro Propagation Konijeti Rosaiah, Governor of Tamil Nadu 2014
FICCI Chemicals and Petrochemicals Award For Distinguished Contribution to Chemicals & Petrochemicals Industry   2014
Suryadatta Lifetime Achievement Award Lifetime achievement award for outstanding contribution to society. Aziz Qureshi, Governor of Uttarakhand & Dr. Raghunath Mashelkar, Scientist. 2014
ICAR - Excellence Award
For his Innovative Contributions to Indian Agriculture
Sharad Pawar, Minister of Agriculture and Food Processing Industries, Govt. of India and President, ICAR Society
Adhavaryu For the betterment of Food Science and Technology in India, both Academic and Industrial Ajit Kumar, Vice Chancellor, National Institute of Food Technology Entrepreneurship and Management (NIFTEM) 2013
Adarsha Vyapari Uttam "Adarsha Vyapari Uttam" Puraskar 2013 Ex. President of India Pratibhatai Patil and Gov. of Sikkim Shri Shreenivasji Patil 2013
ISAE Gold Medal (Lifetime Achievement Award) Outstanding contribution to profession of Agricultural Engineering (please check this ciatation from original certificate) 2013
Heroes of Philanthropy One of the 48 Heroes of Philantrophy in the Asia-Pacific Region (Published by Forbes Asia, July 2012) For people who are giving their own money, not their company’s (unless they own most of the company) & Bhavarlal Jain opened GRF cost $6 million shared with Company) N.A. 2012
Lifetime Achievement Award - Vinyl India In recongnition of his contribution to Indian Farmers, Farming and to the Plastic Fraternity. (please check this ciatation from original certificate) Kamal Nanavati, Stretagy Development Division, Reliance Group of Industries 2012
Man of The Decade Exceptionally outstanding services rendered to horticultural farmers especially of banana. Dr. H.P. Singh, Dy. Director General (Horti.), ICAR 2012
Jivan Gaurav Purskar Outstanding contribution in the field of Agri Sector Adv. Ujjwal Nikam, Jalgaon 2012
Kriyasheel Global Award for his valuable contribution to the field of Agriculture & Environment Param Pujya Sadguru Yogiraj Sri Sri Mangeshda 2011
Pride of Gujarat-Maharashtra Award Have proved themselves as icons in their respective fields. Padma Vibhushan Shri P.N. Bhagwati, Former Chief Justice of India 2011
Jalgaon Ratna Overall contribution to the upliftment of society in general and the farming community in particular Dr. Narendra Jadhav, Member Planning Commission, New Delhi 2011
Lifetime Achievement Award Outstanding contribution to the development of Indian Agriculture Salman Khurshid, Minister for Water Resources & Minority Affairs, GoI 2011
Sushila Ram Kadam Smruti Sahacharini Kritadnyata Puraskar Citation & Trophy Significant contribution in Marathi Literature by writing ‘Ti ani Mi’ book Ram Kadam, Great Poet, Mumbai. 2011
Felicitation Trophy In appreciation of Partnership in Innovations for a Sustainable World Vipul Shah, CEO, Dow Chemical International Pvt. Ltd 2010
Podar Ratna Trophy You have spread the light of knowledge far and wide – in the field of Industry Dr. Smt. Shobana Vasudevan, Principal, R. A. Podar College, Mumbai 2010
Padma Jagruti Award Significant contribution in Agriculture Sector H.E. Dr. Hansraj Bharadwaj, Governor, Karnataka 2010
Bharat Sevak Ratna Outstanding services to nation & society in different capacities over decades and particularly his concern for upliftment of the poor and the underprivileged Ms. Agatha Sangma, Minister of State for Rural Development, GoI 2009
Lifetime Achievement Award Trophy & Certificate Outstanding Contribution to Horticulture in General and Banana in Particular Dr. H.P. Singh, Dy. Director General (Horti.), ICAR 2009
Bund Bund Ka Rakhwala Certificate Outstanding contribution in the field of Water Management and Water Conservation Sardar Singh Langa, Agriculture Minister, Punjab State 2009
Doctor of Science (D.Sc.) Outstanding Contribution in the field of Agriculture and Micro Irrigation Systems H.E.Shri. S.S. Barnala, Governor of Tamil Nadu 2008
Water Conserver of India Certificate & Trophy For oustanding contribution in the field of water in India Jaiprakash Narayan Yadav, Union Minister of State for Water Resources, Minja Yang, Director, UNESCOSAARC and David Grey, Water Specialist, World Bank 2008
Vasantrao Naik Krishi Sanshodhan & Gramin Vikas Pratishthan Award On having received the Padma Shri H.E. Shri. S.C. Jamir, Governor of Maharashtra 2008
Padma Shri Certificate & Medal Significant Contributions in Science & Engineering H.E. Smt. Pratibhatai Patil, President of India 2008
Yashwantrao Chavan Krishi Audyogik Samajrachna, Rs. 1 Lac & Citation Extraordinary contribution to the on-going innovation in the Agricultural Sector, by propagating Drip Irrigation Technology, especially throughout the water-deficient Maharashtra State Padma Shri N. D. Mahanor, Marathi lyricist/poet 2006
Doctor of Science (D. Sc.) Certificate & Citation Outstanding contributions in developing systems of Micro Irrigation, Food Processing and Tissue Culture facilities and bringing economic empowerment of farmers H.E. Smt. Pratibhatai Patil, Chancellor, MPUAT & Governor, Rajasthan 2006
Doctor of Science (D. Sc.) Certificate & Citation Significant Contribution in the field of Agriculture, Horticulture, Micro Irrigation and Water Conservation Dr. S. S. Magar, Vice Chancellor, KKV, Dapoli 2006
Doctor of Letters (D. Lit.) Certificate & Citation Remarkable achievements in the field of Agriculture, Industry and Social Work Dr. R. S. Mali, Vice Chancellor, NMU, Jalgaon 2006
Agricultural Technologies Ratna Trophy Promotion of new technologies in agriculture Dr. Verghese Kurien, Chairman GCMMF 2004
Gandhi-Ambedkar Social Justice Award Trophy For his long contribution in Agriculture Industry Chandrashekhar Dharmadhikari, Former Justice 2002
Felicitation Trophy Outstanding work for Bhuj Earthquake Victims H.E. Atal Bihari Vajpayee, Prime Minister 2001
Lifetime Achievement Award Trophy Significant contributions made to the countrys progress specifically in the fields of Agriculture & Irrigation Systems Dr. Gulam, Rotary Club of Mumbai Downtown. 2001
Yashodeep Puraskar Certificate & Trophy Came up in the field of Irrigation Engineering with innovative ideas and made a name on global scenario Madhavrao Chitale, Chairman, Global Water Partnership 2001
Sw. Vasantrao Naik Smruti Pratisthan Puraskar For outstanding work in field of Agriculture In Absentia 1998
Vasantrao Naik Krishi Sanshodhan & Gramin Vikas Pratishthan Award Trophy On having received Crawford Reid Memorial International Award and Jamnalal Bajaj Uchit Vyavahar Puraskar In Absentia 1997
Crawford Reid Memorial Award Trophy Significant achievements in promoting proper irrigation techniques in fostering major advancements in the industry outside United States Louis Toth, President Irrigation Association, USA 1997
FIE Foundation Award Trophy + Rs. 35,000 Innovation in Agriculture & Management Shivraj Patil, Speaker of Lok Sabha 1995
Honorary Membership Certificate & Trophy Professional Achievement & Eminence Recognised Nationally H.E. Krishnakant, Governor of Andhra Pradesh 1993
Udyog Vibhushan Certificate & Trophy Excellence in Industrial Performance Pranab Mukherjee, Dy.Chairman, Planning Commission 1992
A. R. Bhat Entrepreneurship Award Certificate & Trophy Outstanding Performance in Industry of Organic Chemicals H.E. R. Venkatraman, Vice President of India 1984
I.M.M.-Bata Marketing Award Certificate & Trophy Marketing Award for Small Entrepreneurs H.E. Gyani Zail Singh, President of India 1983
Felicitation Outstanding Work in Agriculture Morarjee Desai, Ex. Prime Minister 1982
Udyog Patra Certificate & Trophy Self-Made Industrialists H.E. Justice M. Hidayatullah, Vice President of India 1982



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