Stree Shakti Puraskar by Government of India.
Citation for ‘Contribution to women’s empowerment’ by Government of Andhra Pradesh.
Perdita Houston International Human Rights Award conferred by United Nation, at Washington DC.
World of Children Award at NewYork
CNN IBN Real Hero by Reliance Foundation
‘Anamika-The Nameless’ won Best Foreign Documentary in Action Cut International Festival
Hero Acting to End Modern-Day Slavery Award conferred US Dept of State
Vanitha Woman of the year by Manorama Publications
Kelvinator Woman Power Award by colors TV
Gangadhar Humanitarian Award
Tejaswini Award conferred by FICCI
G8 Woman Award by Colors TV
Vital Voices International Human Rights Award conferred by Vital Voices Global Partnership, Washington DC
John Jay International Leader Award by John Jay College of Criminal Justice,NewYork
Akruthi Woman of the Year Award conferred byRotary Club
Indiavision Person of the Year by Indiavision TV Channel
Joseph Mundaserry Award for Outstanding Social Work
Outstanding Social Work Award conferred by Government of Kerala
Woman in Excellence Award by SHE Foundation
Akrithi Woman Of Year by Rotary Club, Coimbatore
Outstanding Woman Award conferred by National Commission for Women
DVF Exemplary Woman Award by Dianne Von Fursternberg Foundation,Newyork
Godfrey-Phillips National Amodini Award- by Phillips
Mahila Thilakam Award conferred by Government of Kerala
Living Legends Award- The Human Symphony Award
Rotary Social Consciousness Award by Rotary Club, Hyderabad
Anita Parekh Award For Women’s Empowerment by Rotary Club, Mumbai
‘Naa Bangaaru Talli’ won three national awards-Best Film, Best Background
Score and Special Jury Mention Best Actress
Woman of Substance Award conferred by Rotary Club, Mumbai
Limca Book Of Records for Women’s Empowerment by Limca Book Of Awards
ALL Grassroot Women of the Decade Achievers Award by Assocham Ladies League
Nelson Mandela – Graca Michel Innovation award by CIVICUS, Johannesburg, South Africa-
Mother Teresa Award by Harmony foundation NGO, Mumbai
Kairali-Ananthapuri Award for the mosr meritorious social worker of the year
MES award for Exemplary Service was conferred by Muslim Educational Society, Kerala.
Sashipachayil Humanitarian Award was given by Sashipachayil family foundation.
Madhura Manmathiar Award for ground-breaking work in social work was conferred by Madhura Travels in Chennai.
Naa Bangaaru Talli was bestowed with the 'Abhnandana-Akkineni Award'.
Naa Bangaru Thalli also bagged the ‘Cine Maa’ Awards organized by MaaTv.
‘Adding Smiles Ambassador Awards 2016’ conferred by Adding Smiles Foundation
Dr. Sunitha Krishnan was honored with PadmaShri, the fourth highest civilian award in the Country, for her relentless efforts in the field of social work.
The President of India, Pranab Mukherjee, hosted a lunch for 100 women achievers of India at the Rashtrapati Bhavan New delhi on the occasion of first anniversary of ‘Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao’ scheme. Dr Sunitha was one of the 100 achievers honored by his Excellancy President of India.
Tallberg Global Leaders Award
Franco-German Award for Human Rights
‘Naa Bangaaru Talli’ won four Nandi Awards by Govt of Andhra Pradesh.