Recipient of the CCRT Scholarship for Khanjira from the Ministry of Human Resource and Development for 2 years.
Recipient of Karnataka State Scholarship for consecutive 3 years.
Secured I Prize along with ‘B’ Grade in the AIR National Level Competition for Khanjira, in the year 1997.
Secured II Prize along with ‘B’ Grade in the AIR National Level Competition for Mridangam, in the year 1996.
Secured I Prize for Mridangam, in the National Level Competition conducted by south central Cultural Zone (Nagpur), in the year 1996.