Awards & Recognition



Awards (2007 to 2019)

Recipients Award Year
Rakesh Das Young Scientist Award 2019 2019
Dr. K. N. Mohanta Dewang Mehta National Education Award 2019
Dr. P. P. Chakrabarti Biotechnology Social Development Award-2017 2018
Dr. D. K. Verma ICAR Best Technical Award-2017 2018
Dr. B.R.Pillai Krushak Ratna Award - 2018 2018
Dr. S. S. Mishra Best Scientist Award 2018
Dr. Priyabrat Swain Rafi Ahmed Kidwai Award-2016 for his life time outstanding contribution in agricultural research in the areas of animal and fisheries research in the country 2017
Dr. Priyabrat Swain Dr. TVR Pillay Aquaculture Award-2017 by Asian Fisheries Society Indian Branch (AFS-IB) 2017
Dr. P. Routray Scroll of Honour and Gentleman Scientist Award from Federal Ministry of Animal Resources of Sudan as FAO International Consultant to Sudan 2017
Dr. S.S. Mishra Krushi Prativa Award 2017
Dr. B. C. Mohapatra Fellowship Award from the Wildlife Protection Society of India 2017
Dr. Pankaj Kumar Tiwari Dhiru Morarji Memorial Award -2017 for the best article in Indian Journal of Fertilizers 2017
Dr. H. K. Barman Best poster presentation ( prize) at 2s/international Symposium on Genomics in Aquaculture 2016
Banya Kar, A. Mohapatra, Dr. J. Mohanty Dr. P. K. Sahoo First position in Best Poster Award at international Symposium on Genomics in Aquaculture 2016
Dr. B. N. Paul Best Poster in the Technical Session Feed Quality and Safety Aspects at XVI Biennial Animal Nutrition Conference 2016
Dr. Lakshman Sahoo AZRA-Young Scientist award-2016 from AZRA at International symposium on "Advances in life sciences" organized by Applied Zoologist Research Association 2016
Dr. P. P. Chakrabarti & Dr. B. C. Mohapatra Life Time Achievement Award from Fisheries Department, Government of Assam 2016
Dr. Subhas Sarkar Best Oral Presentation Award 2015
Dr. B.C. Mohapatra and Team Best Paper Award, for presenting the paper "Portable FRP Carp Hatchery: A Tool for Biodiversity Conservation in Fisheries" in NS13C-2015 from Andaman Science Association 2015
Rakhi Kumari and S. Ferosekhan Best Publication of the Year Award 2015
Dr. J. K. Sundaray Applied Zoologist Research Association (AZRA) young Scientist award 2014
Dr. P.C. Das Prof. H.P.C. Shetty Award for 2014 of Asian Fisheries Society, Indian Branch (AFSIB) 2014
Dr. P.K. Sahoo Pillay Aquaculture Award - 2014 by Pillay Aquaculture Foundation, Indian Chapter for Excellence in Aquaculture Research, Extension and Development 2014
Dr. Shailesh Saurabh Young Scientist Associate Award 2013 for outstanding contribution in the field of Aquaculture/fish pathology 2013
Dr. Asish Saha Best Paper Presentation Award at the First International and Third National Conference on Biotechnology, Bioinformatics and Bioengineering (organized by Society for Applied Biotechnology) 2013
Dr. B. C. Mohapatra Chaudhary Devi Lal Outstanding All India Coordinated Research Project Award 2012 2013
Dr. K. C. Das Best Oral Presentation award in National Symposium on Indian Academy of Veterinary nutrition and Animal Welfare 2013
Dr. Nirupama Panda Distinguished Service Award by the Society of Biological Sciences and Rural Development on the occasion of National Symposium on Innovative and Modern Technologies for Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development 2013
S. K. Mohanty Distinguished Service Award for outstanding contribution in the field of Library and Documentation from Society of Biological Sciences and Rural Development 2013
Dr. P. K. Meher Scientist of the year Award in the field of Fish Genetics and Biotechnology by Society of Biological Sciences & Rural Development 2013
M. Mohanty, S. Patnaik, Dr. L. Sahoo, Dr. P. Das and Dr. P. Jayasankar Best Poster award for the poster Cloning and characterisation of GHRHR and IGF1in Indian Major Carp, Labeo rohita (rohu)” 2013
B. R. Sahoo, B. Swain 
M. Basu, Dr. M. Samanta
Best poster presentation award entitled “ Molecular modelling and molecular dynamics simulation of the TLR3 protein: an in silico approach in identification of potential ligands for TLR3 signalling in Labeo rohita 2012
Dr. Rajesh Kumar Young scientist award-2012 for the outstanding contribution in the field of aquaculture production 2012
Dr. Shailesh Saurabh Jawaharlal Nehru Award for outstanding doctoral thesis research in Agricultural and Allied Sciences 2011 (Fisheries Sciences) 2012
Dr. K. D. Mahapatra Krushka Bandhu Award-2012 for outstanding contribution towards development of "Jayanti rohu" & contributing immensely for fish farmers of the country 2012
Dr. P.K. Sahoo Dr(s). Nemi Chand Jain and Jawahar Lal Vegad Award -2012 by Indian Association of Veterinary Pathologists 2012
Dr. P. K. Meher ,Dr. S. K. Swain, Babita Patro, P. Mishra, S. Kar and Dr. P. Jayasankar Best oral presentation award in Hindi on Freshwater Aquaculture -sustainable livelihood for farmers of Sambalpur under NAIP component -3 2012
C. Dash, Dr. P. Routray  S. Tripathy, Dr. D. K. Verma, A.D. Sahu B. C. Guru, Dr. P. K. Meher Yang Yi Memorial Abstract Award from World Aquaculture Society for the paper on “Cryopreservation of Fish Embryonic Stem Cells with Carbohydrate Additives” 2011
S. Tripathy, Dr. P. Routray ,C. Dash, Dr. D. K. Verma ,S. K. Swain, P. Sahu ,G. K. Purohit Best poster Award from World Aquaculture Society (WAS) for the paper on Factors affecting in-vitro differentiation of Indian major carp embryonic stem (ES) cells 2011
Dr. P. Swain Hari Om Ashram Trust Award for outstanding contribution in the field of Animal and fisheries sciences on the topic ‘Maternal immunity of fish and its transfer to offspring for protection against infections at early stage of life’ from ICAR for the biennium 2008-2009 2011
Dr. S. K. Swain & NAIP team Krushak Bandhu Team Award, 2011 2011
Dr. B. K. Das, Dr. P. Routray & Dr. S. C. Rath “Krushak Bandhu ” Award 2011 2011
Dr. P.K. Sahoo Professor H.P.C. Shetty Award, 2011 by Asian Fisheries Society, Indian Branch in recognition for excellence in fisheries research and development 2011
Dr. B. K. Das Swaminathan Best Indian Fisheries Scientist Award-2011 for publishing in journals of highest cumulative impact factor 2011
Dr. P. P. Chakrabarti Young Scientist Associate award from Bioved Research foundation for contribution to NEH states. 2010
Dr. P. P. Chakrabarti Smt. Juthika memorial award from Science Association of Bengal for contribution to R &D 2010
Dr. S. K. Swain Acharya Prafulla Chandra Roy Memorial National Science Day Award 2010 from Science Association of Bengal 2010
Dr. S. K. Sarkar, Dr. S. Nandi, Dr. P. Routray, Dr. A. Saha, Dr. J. Mohanty, Dr. C. Devaraj, S. Dasgupta and Dr. D. K. Verma ICAR Award for Outstanding Interdisciplinary Team Research in Agriculture and Allied Sciences’ for the biennium 2007-2008 for the work on ‘Off-season maturation and spawning of Indian major carps 2010
N. K. Barik Team member for ICAR outstanding Team Award for the project “Exploring Potential for Marketing of Fish in India”. Lead Institute NCAP (ICAR), New Delhi 2010
Dr. B.C. Mohapatra, Dr. K. K. Sharma, Dr. Bikash Sarkar, D. Majhi (received in absentia) CIGR Journal Outstanding Paper Award- 2010 for the high quality scientific publication “Development and Testing of Demand Feeder for Carp Feeding in Outdoor Culture Systems” 2010
Dr. G.S. Saha Fellow award by Bioved Research Institute for Agriculture and Technology 2009
Sri P. Jena, Private Secretary Distinguished Service Award 2008 of Bioved Research Society, Allahabad 2008
Dr. Radheyshyam Vishishta Matshyaki Seva Puraskar-2008 from Jila Sahakari Matshya Vikash Evem Bipadan Federation Ltd. 2008
Dr. Radheyshyam Bhumi-Putra Vaigyanic Puraskar by Navik Shramik Jalmajdoor Matshyajiwi Sahakari Samiti 2008
Dr. P.K. Sahoo Samanta Chandrasekhara Award 2006 by Orissa Vigyan Academy 2008
Dr. N. Sarangi, Dr. J. K. Jena, Dr. S. N. Mohanty, Dr.
P. C. Das, Dr. K. N. Mohanta, (ICAR Research Complex) and
P. K. Sahu, Tech. Officer (CRRI, Cuttack)
Team research in fisheries for the biennium 2006-2007 2008
Dr. S.K. Swain Krus hakbandhu Award 2008
Dr. J. K. Jena Prof. H.P.C. Shetty Award for Excellence in Fisheries Research and / or Development for 2008 2008
Dr. S. Adhikari XII International Science Commemoration Award 2007
Dr. H. K De Young Scientist Award of Indian Society of Extension Education 2007
Dr. A.K. Pandey Eminent Scientist of the Year Award 2007 of the National Environmental Science Academy (NESA) 2007

Recognitions (2007 to 2019)

Recipients Recognitions Venue Year
Dr. P. Swain Fellow of National Academy of Agricultural Sciences (NAAS) ICAR, New Delhi 2019
Dr. M. Samanta Indo-US Research Fellowship American Society of Microbiology and US Science and Technology 2019
Dr. P. Swain Outstanding Reviewer ElsevierAquaculture 2019 Elsevier Group 2018
Dr. P. K. Sahoo Certificate of Outstanding contribution in Reviewing for Fish & Shellfish Immunology (Elsevier) Elsevier Group 2018
Dr. B. C. Mohapatra Honorary Fellowship Society of Life Sciences, Madhya Pradesh 2018
Dr. S. S. Mishra Honorary Fellowship of Society of Life Sciences (MP), India Society of Life Sciences, Satna (M.P) 2017
Kiran D. Rasal Felicitated as a young scientist by The Zoological Society Kolkata during Young Scientists' Meet 2016 CRNN, Kolkata 2016
Rakesh Das Felicitated as a young scientist by The Zoological Society Kolkata during Young Scientists' Meet 2016 CRNN, Kolkata 2016
Dr. B.C. Mohapatra Life Fellow from the Academy of Environmental Biology New Delhi 2016
S. Ferosekhan ICAR-International Fellowship to pursue Ph.D Aquaculture Research Group (GIA), University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain 2016
Dr. P. K. Sahoo Fellow of Indian Association of Veterinary Pathologists Durg, Chhattisgarh 2016
Dr. P.K. Sahoo Fellow of National Academy of Agricultural Sciences NAAS, New Delhi 2016
Dr. J. K. Sundaray Dr V R P Sinha Medal (Ichthyology) from Zoological Society of India, Boodh Gaya 25th All India Congress of Zoology at Gurukula Kangri University, Haridwar 2014
Dr. B.C. Mohapatra Dr. P. P. Chakrabarti & Dr. K. Kumar Letter of Appreciations from Fisheries Division (ICAR) for “Development of Action Plan for Livelihood Options at Bali Island of Sunderban” in West Bengal and taking efforts in a difficult tribal area like Bali, to improve the lives of the poor families in 2012-2013 ICAR, New Delhi 2013
Dr. P. Jayasankar Fellowship of the Academy of Science, Engineering & Technology (FASET), Bhopal during the Conference on Aquaculture: Fish for billion Bhubaneswar 2012
Dr. S. S. Giri Australian Govt. Endeavour Awards 2012. He received a post doctoral fellowship for six months School of Life and Environmental Sciences Deakin University, Victoria, Australia 2012
Dr. P. Jayasankar Scroll of Honour Odisha Krushak Samaj, Bhubaneswar 2011
Dr. Shailesh Saurabh Dr K. H. Alikhuni Gold Medal (2011) for his Ph.D. thesis entitled “Immune responses of Indian major carp, Labeo rohita (Ham) to freshwater fish louse Argulusinfestation” Professional Fisheries Graduate Forum, CIFE, Mumbai 2011
Dr A.K. Pandey Fellow of the National Environmentalists Association Ranchi 2008
Dr A.K. Pandey Dr. S.Z. Qasim Gold Medal of Bioved Research Society, Allahabad 10th Indian Agricultural Scientists and Farmers Congress, Allahabad 2008
Dr. Radheyshyam Annual Gold Medal of Jago Jan-Jan- A Holistic Indian Social Development Association Kaimur, Bihar 2008
Dr. S. K. Swain Fellow of Zoological Society of India Bodhgaya 2007
Dr. B. K. Mishra Dr. M. C. Dash Gold Medal of Zoological Society of India All India Congress of Zoology, Lucknow 2007