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Pratham Co-Founder Ms.Farida Lambay Awarded Mumbai Changemaker Award by HT
"Ms.Farida Lambay was awarded the HTForMumbai 'Changemaker' title under the 'Education' category by the jury and the 'Popular' category on 12th January,2016"

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Co-Founders awarded the CSR Leader Award 2015
On March 12th, Co-Founders Dr. Madhav Chavan and Ms. Farida Lambay awarded the CSR Leader Award 2015 by CEO INDIA.
   
 
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Pratham CO-founder & CEO Dr. Madhav Chavan named 2014 Asia Game Changer
Dr. Madhav Chavan was named by Asia Society as a 2014 Asia Game Changer. The award recognizes those making a transformative and positive difference for the future of Asia and the world.

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Pratham awarded the BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award – 2014
Pratham received international recognition in early 2014 through its work towards providing quality education to millions of disadvantaged children in India by coordinating voluntary and government efforts and evaluating the results.

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Sahyadri Navratna Award by Doordarshan Kendra
Ms. Farida Lambay co-founder - Pratham Education Foundation and founder – Pratham Council for Vulnerable Children received the prestigious Sahyadri Navratna Award by Doordarshan Kendra, Mumbai for her outstanding contribution in social work and for taking up the issue of child labor and education of underprivileged children.

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Rotary South Asia Summit Organization Committee Thanks Dr.Madhav Chavan
On behalf of the Rotary South Asia Summit Organization Committee, we wish to thank Dr. Madhav Chavan for the invaluable contribution to achieve Total Literacy in South Asia.

   
 

AIMA Public Service Excellence Award 2013
Dr. Chavan was awarded "The AIMA Public Service Excellence Award" for his contribution to the education sector. He gained recognition for his path breaking initiatives such as "Read India" and "The Annual Status of Education Report" (ASER). He was acknowledged for the scale and effectiveness of the programmes.

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Pratham among Top 100 NGOs in the World, 2013
Pratham has been named one of the 'TOP 100 NGOs' in the world by The Global Journal for a second year in a row.

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Pratham USA Awarded the TOI Social Impact Award 2013
Pratham USA was awarded the Times of India (TOI) Social Impact Award in the category International Contribution to India.

President, Pratham USA, Dr. Atul Varadhachary received the award. The President of India attended the ceremony amongst other prominent leaders.

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Dr. Madhav Chavan awarded the prestigious WISE Prize for Education 2012
The annual WISE Prize for Education is the first major global prize of its kind. It recognizes an individual or a team for an outstanding, world-class contribution to the field of education.

The Laureate receives an award of USD $500,000 and a gold medal.

Dr. Chavan will be generously donating his monetary prize to Pratham. The award has been likened to the 'Nobel prize for education'.

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Qimpro Award for Excellence (2012)
Dr. Madhav Chavan was awarded the Qimpro Award for world class quality practices in an education institution. Qimpro is recognised as India's premier quality citations. Qimpro Awards, now in the 23rd year, highlights achievements of extra ordinary individuals in the area of performance excellence, corporate governance, and social responsibility.

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Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship (2011)
The Skoll Foundation awarded Dr. Madhav Chavan and Pratham with 2011 Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship at Oxford on March 30, 2011.

In conjunction with this award, Pratham received a three-year $1,235,000 grant from the Skoll Foundation.

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Indian Business Leader Award by CNBC TV 18 (2010)
Dr. Madhav Chavan was awarded within the Social Enterprise Category (2010). This award recognizes leaders that have made a difference by carving a niche for themselves and creating an edge above their peers.

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Henry R. Kravis Prize in Leadership (2010)
Claremont McKenna College chose Pratham as the recipient of the fifth annual Henry R. Kravis Prize in Leadership. The $250,000 award recognizes extraordinary leadership in the non- profit sector.

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EMPI-Indian Express Indian Innovation Award for Read India (2009)
Pratham was recognized for its innovation in the education sector via the "Read India" programme. The EMPI Group of Institutions initiated the Indian Innovation Awards in 2005 as part of a larger movement entitled "Mission Innovative India." Former President Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam commenced this movement.

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CNN-IBN Indian of the Year Award (2009)
Pratham was the winner of the 2009 CNN-IBN Indian of the Year award in the public service category for its contributions in the field of literacy.

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Leveraging the power of collaboration from the outset, MadhavChavan joined forces with UNICEF and the city government to ensure "every child in school and learning well".