Awards and Recognitions

Kurian John Melamparambil has received numerous awards in recognition of his excellence in the field of social work and business. A few of them are as follows:

  • PADMASHRI AWARD 2010 conferred by Government of India in recognition of the distinguished service in the field of Social Work.
  • NATIONAL AWARD FOR THE OUTSTANDING ENTREPRENEUR FOR THE YEAR 1997 from the Ministry of Industry, Government of India.
  • NATIONAL AWARD FOR THE OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE IN EXPORTS (as the largest exporting brand in the country) four consecutive years from 1993-94, 1994-95, 1995-96 & 1996-97 from the Ministry of Commerce.
  • FOR THE SAKE OF HONOUR AWARD 2011 from Rotary International for outstanding Humanitarian.
  • TIMES OF INDIA EXCELLENCE IN BUSINESS AWARD 2009 from Times of India Group under Corporate Social Responsibility category.
  • OUTSTANDING HUMANITARIAN MILLENNIUM AWARD from International YMCA, South West India Region, for outstanding humanitarian service to the society.
  • LION'S CLUB INTERNATIONAL'S EXCELLENCE AWARD in appreciation of the outstanding contribution in Social Work and Industry, in 2003.
  • SREE GOKULAM EXCELLENCY AWARD for Social Service through Business in 2003.
  • OUTSTANDING SOCIAL WORKER AWARD 2004 - from Sri Sankaracharya Educational Trust, Kaladi, Kerala.
  • HONOURED WITH DOCTORATE in recognition to his humanitarian activities by M/S. Emmanuel Mission International, Kota in 2004
  • OUTSTANDING SOCIAL WORKER AWARD 2004 - from Sri Sankaracharya Educational Trust, Kaladi, Kerala.
  • LIONS EXCELLENCY AWARD 2004 for rendering selfless humanitarian service from The International Association of Lions Club.
  • JANASEVA DESHIYA PURASKARAM for Social Service and Humanitarian Activities from Trust of Mahatma Gandhi International Charities, Kerala in 2003.
  • JCI AWARD from Indian Junior Chamber for the outstanding Young Person for Humanitarian Services in 1994.
  • OUTSTANDING ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR 1998 AWARD from Berchman's Institute of Management Studies, M.G. University, Kottayam, Kerala.
  • ROTARY CLUB VOCATIONAL EXCELLENCE AWARD 2007 from Rotary International.
  • INTERNATIONAL GOLD STAR AWARD FOR QUALITY in 2007 from Business Initiative Directions, Spain.
  • ATHURASEVA RATNAM AWARD 2008 from Gandhibhavan International Trust for the Meritorious Service in the field of Social Work.
  • ADV. MAMMEN MATHAI M.L.A. MEMORIAL AWARD 2009 from Merchant's Association for the meritorious service in the field of Social Work.
  • RHEMA FOUNDATION INTERNATIONAL AWARD 2010 from Rhema Foundation International for the meritorious service in the field of Social Work.
  • CHERIAN PALATHRA AWARD 2011 from Cherian Palathra Foundation for outstanding Entrepreneurship and Corporate Social Responsibility.
  • KARMAKEERTHI PURASKARAM 2012 from Kalanidhi Centre for Arts, Culture and Research, Trivandrum for his numerous humanitarian services to the poor and needy patients (125 lakhs) through 910 hospitals in India.
  • VOICE OF GULF RETURNEES EXCELLENCE AWARD 2012 from Voice of Gulf Returnees under the category of Social Services.
  • CSR AWARD 2012 from Bharata Mata Institute of Management "Xlencia 12" for the exemplary performance in the field of social work through business.
  • BUSINESS EXCELLANCE AWARD 2015 for consistent C.S.R initiative from D.C. Media, D.C. Books.
  • BARODA SUN LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT NATIONAL AWARD 2015 (Cash award of Rs. 5 lakhs) for excellence in Social Service from Bank of Baroda.
  • GEORGIAN AWARD 2016 from St. George Orthodox Cathedral, Pandalam for the outstanding social work.