Awards & Scholarships

For the Sake of Honour Award

Rotary Club of Chennai Port City, India

2012

ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Women's Achiever Award

Chennai, India

2012

Woman of Excellence Award

Raj TV, Chennai, India

2011

Rose of Ridvan Service Award

Orthodox Baha'i Council of Chennai, Chennai, India

2010

Mother Teresa Award

US-Asia Business Forum, Los Angeles, CA, USA

2009

Community Service Award

ALTRUSA International, Inc. Madras Club, Chennai, India

2008

Dronacharya Award

Rotary Club of Madras East, Chennai, India

2008

National Integration Award

South India Social & Cultural Academy, Chennai, India

2004

Mother Theresa Peace Award

Seminar on World Peace

World Peace & Unity Council, Chennai, India

2002

Evelyn Headley Award for Outstanding Dissertation of the Year

Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA

2000

Untenured Faculty Research Initiative

Grant/Release time for writing books on Multicultural Themes

Kean University, Union, NJ, USA

2000

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Merit Scholarship for Academic Excellence

Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA

1995

Best Speaker - International Speech Contest

Toastmasters International, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia

1991