Paper entitled 'Psychological Capital as a Mediator of the Relationship between Leadership and Creative Performance Behaviors: Empirical Evidence from the Indian R&D Sector' awarded the Best Paper Award at the 12th International HRM Conference, held at MDI Gurgaon from December 10-13, 2012.
Paper titled 'Linking HRM Practices and Employee Creativity through Positive Psychological Capital' awarded Prof. Sourya Pattnaik Best Paper Award at the XXth Annual Conference of the National Academy of Psychology (NAOP) held at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi, India from December 12-15, 2010.
Topped the 2008 batch of Ph.D. students in the two-year coursework (2008-2010) at IIM Lucknow.
Awarded Best Performer Award for the year 2005-2006 at ST Microelectronics Pvt. Ltd., India.
Recipient of Institute Merit Scholarship for being amongst the top 10 students across all engineering and science disciplines from May, 2003 – December, 2003 at BITS, Pilani.
Science Award, 2001 by the Uttar Pradesh State Government for scoring 100% marks in Mathematics in the Intermediate Board Examination.
All India Second Rank (Aggregate Percentage: 96.75%) in the Intermediate Board Examination conducted by the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (C.I.S.C.E.), New Delhi, India in the year 2001.. Secured 95% in Standard 10th Board examination and was awarded the Youth Leadership in Science award by the Council for Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR), New Delhi, India.