Sr. No.Name of The AwardYear of ReceiptContribution
1National Scholarship after High School1978-84Based on marks obtained in High School
2Recipient of Dinanath Trust Scholarship, Dadupur, Faizabad (U.P.)1980Based on marks obtained during B.Sc. Part I.
3Junior Research Fellowship, University Grants Commission1984-87During Ph.D.

Distinguished National Awards

Sr. No.Name of The AwardYear of ReceiptContribution
1S.N. Ranade Memorial Junior Scientist Award for Excellence in Micro-nutrient Research1999For contribution in micro nutrient research
2FAI Silver Jubliee Award (2000-2001) for Excellence in Fertilizer Research2000For contribution in fertilizer research
3Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose National Award, Jagruthi Kiran Foundation, Nagpur, Maharashtra recognised by UNESCO, United Nations2001For excellence in soil and nutrition management
4Scientist of the Year – 2002 National Environmental Science Academy, New Delhi2003For overall contribution in soil fertility and plant nutrition management
5Sardar Patel Outstanding ICAR Institution Award – 20052005Involved as one of the members of multi-disciplinary team at the centre for developing citrus nutrition based technologies
6IPNI – FAI award for best research on Management and Balanced use of Inputs in Achieving Maximum Yield2010International Plant Nutrition Institute, Canada – Fertilizer Association of India, New Delhi
7National Magnum Foundation Award by National Magnum Foundation, Nagpur2011For excellence in Citrus Nutrition research
8Best Citizen of India by International Publishing House, New Delhi2011For excellence in citrus research
9Bharat Jyoti Award, India International Friendship Society, New Delhi2011For excellence in citrus research
10International Plant Nutrition Institute
Award, Gurgaon.
2014For recognition of support and collaboration in advancing soil fertility and Plant Nutrition Research and Extension in South Asia.
11Distinguish Scientist Award -20142014For outstanding contribution and recognition in the field of Agriculture

12Certificate of merit2015By ANAJ (Assocation of National Agricultural Journalists) for meritious contribution in citrus nutrition and devotionally working on agricultural Field
13Dhiru Moraji Memorial Award
2015Best Article in Agricultural Sciences(The Fertlizer Association of
India, New Delhi)
14Ratna Bharat Shiksha Award2015Global Society for Health and Education Growth, New Delhi.
15Dr. B. H. Jain Award (Confederation of Horticulture Associations of India,
New Delhi)
2016For excellence in creation and dissemination of Knowledge among the students and farmers.
16Aqua foundation excellence award2016Aquafoundation,New Delhi

Best Poster Awards in National Academic Events

Sr. No.Name of The AwardYear of ReceiptContribution
1Best Poster Award (Title : DRIS nutrient diagnostic norms for commercial citrus cultivars of India)2004First Indian Horticulture Congress-2004 by HSI, New Delhi
2Best Poster Award (Title : Modelling nutrient requirements for yield of Khasi mandarin grown in Nagaland)2006National Symposium on Citriculture : A Road Map by ISC, Barapani, Meghalaya
3Best Poster Award (Title : Iron chlorosis induced citrus decline : Diagnosis and management)2008National Symposium on Citriculture : Emerging Trends by ISC, NRCC, Nagpur, Maharashtra.
4Best Poster Award (Title : On field demonstration trials for rejuvenation of declining Nagpur mandarin orchards)2008National Symposium on Citriculture : Emerging Trends by ISC, NRCC, Nagpur, Maharashtra
5Best Poster Award (Title : Microbial consortium and rhizosphere nutrient dynamics in citrus)2012National Dialogue on Citrus Improvement, Production, Utilisation by ISC, NRCC, Nagpur, Maharashtra
6Best Poster Award (Title : INM in Nagpur mandarin : Biometric response, soil carbon and nutrient dynamics)2013National Citrus Meet – 2013 by PPV & FRA, NRCC, NHB,TMC
7Best Poster Award
(Tittle : Rhizosphere microbial interactions
And their response on Sweet orange )
2015National Symposium on Citriculture: Way Forward (November 27-29, 2015) at ICAR-CCRI, Nagpur, Maharashtra
8Best Poster Award
(Climate change and Citrus : A
comprehensive Look)
2015National Symposium on Citriculture: Way Forward (November 27-29, 2015) at ICAR-CCRI, Nagpur, Maharashtra
9Best postal award 2016 Climate change
and citrus: A phonological Perspective
2016The Horticultural Society of India ( An international Meet Doubling farmers income through Horticulture) held on Nov 15-18, 2016


Member, National Organizing Committee of Seminar / Symposia / Conferences and Management Committees
Sr. No.Details
1Member of the Organizing Committee for National Conference on Climate Change, Crop Productivity and Sustainability organized by Central Agricultural University, Imphal, Pasighat, Arunachal Pradesh held during Jan. 14-16, 2010.

Dr. A. K. Srivastava, Organising Secretary, National Symposium on Citriculture: Way Forward (November 27-29, 2015) at ICAR-CCRI (Formerly NRCC), Nagpur, Maharashtra