Past Innovation Awards

Since 2006, Marico Innovation Foundation has built India's leading thought leadership platform for innovation in the business, social and public enterprise domains. Over the last four editions, 38 innovators have been felicitated. MIF also gives a Special award titled "Global Game Changer". This recognition has been awarded to the "greatest innovation" of recent times in India, that is not only a ground-breaking global innovation but is also one, which heralds the emergence of a new, bold and ambitious India. UIDAI - Aadhar Program - Government of India, Tata Motors for Nano and Bharti Enterprises for the Telecom Revolution in India have been recognized as Global Game Changers till date.

Awards

  • 2014
  • 2012
  • 2010
  • 2008
  • 2006

The innovation awards were given to:

Business Category

  • Zydex Industries
  • Tata Power Delhi Distribution Ltd
  • RML Information Services Pvt. Ltd

Social Category

  • Nirantar Trust
  • Association for Democratic Reforms

Global Game Changer Award

  • Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)

The innovation awards were given to:

Business Category

  • Red Bus wins Marico Awards for Business 2012
  • Indigo Airlines wins Marico Awards for Business 2012
  • UFO digital cinema wins innovation for Business awards 2012

Social Category

  • St Jude Child Care Center wins Marico Social Awards 2012
  • Teach for India wins Marico Social Awards 2012
  • Microspin wins Marico Social awards 2012
  • Akshay Patra wins Marico Social Awards 2012

Public Enterprises

  • EMRI wins Marico Innovation Awards 2012

Global Game Changer Award

  • Adhar wins global game changing innovation award 2012

The innovation awards were given to:

Business Category

  • Reliance
  • Tutor Vista

Business for Social Category

  • Tata Chemicals
  • Teri University

Social Category

  • Goonj
  • PRS Legislative Research

Public Enterprises

  • Gujrat
  • Defence Institute of High Altitude Research

Global Game Changer Award

  • Bharti Enterprise

The innovation awards were given to:

Business Category

  • Su Kam
  • Titan
  • Evalueserve
  • Krislokar Brothers
  • MICO
  • Maharani Paints

Business for Social Category

  • Bhinge Brothers

Social Category

  • Azim Premaji

Global Game Changer Award

  • Tata Motors

Marico Innovation Foundation instituted the first ever Innovation for India awards in 2006.

The inaugural innovation awards were given to:

Business Category

  • Tata Motor Ace Truck
  • Divya Bhaskar
  • Bharat Biotech International Ltd
  • Wipro
  • Cranes Software

Business for Social Category

  • ITC ABD
  • Kegg Farms
  • Ap Online

Social Category

  • MV Foundation
  • Kudambashree
  • Trichy Police
Important Dates

Application Process start:
August 10, 2015

Application Process end:
October 7, 2015

Awards Ceremony:
March 16, 2016