- Visiting Fellowship, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre For Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR), Bangalore, India, 2006.
- Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Government of India, Travel Grant, 2001.
- Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, Travel Grant, 2001.
- Research Fellowship, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, 1990 to 1995.
- University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore, Gold Medal for the highest GPA during Master’s in Genetics and Plant Breeding, 1989.
- Indian Council for Agricultural Research, Junior Research Fellowship in Genetics and Plant Breeding, 1987 to 1989.
- University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad, Merit Scholarship, 1984 to 1987.