ICC- Best EHS Compliant Company

Deepak Nitrite Limited has been recognized by Indian Chemical Council (ICC) as the Best Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) Compliant Company’.

Roll of Honour- Dalal Street Journal

Deepak Nitrite Limited’s CFO- Mr. Sanjay Upadhyay recognized as ‘Best CFO under Chemicals in Mid-Cap 2020’

Dun & Bradstreet: India’s Top 500 Companies!

Deepak Nitrite Limited has been ranked, recognized, and profiled in Dun & Bradstreet’s list of India’s Top 500 Companies for the year 2020 publication as one of the leading companies in the Chemicals Sector.

CFO100 Roll of Honour

Deepak Nitrite Limited’s Director- Finance and CFO, Sanjay Upadhyay honoured at 10th Annual CFO100 Roll of Honour. The CFO100 Programme annually recognises the top 100 senior finance professionals in India.

Transformance: Best innovation in digital communication

Deepak Nitrite Limited (DNL) was conferred with “Best Innovation in Digital Communication” by Transformance forums for its digital campaigns and social media initiatives

Times Icon of Vadodara

Deepak Nitrite Limited (DNL) was conferred with Best Chemical Intermediates Company ‘Times Icon of Vadodara’ award by Times Internet Limited- a division of Times of India. Sanjay Upadhyay, Director – Finance & DFO from DNL received the award on behalf of the company. The award was presented by Femina Miss India World Suman Rao, the special guest at the event

Digital innovation Recognition from UBS

Digital innovation Recognition from UBS for complete transformation and migration to digital platform communications at Deepak Group.

Fortune Next 500

Deepak Nitrite Limited. was conferred with Fortune Next 500 2019


Deepak Nitrite Limited. was conferred with National Best Employer Brands 2019 award by Global Employer Branding Institute and World HRD Congress. Last year we received recognition at State level.

Prestigious Rising Brands of Asia 2019

Deepak Group conferred with Prestigious Rising Brands of Asia 2019 at a grand function held at Intercontinental, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia by BARC Asia under Global Business Symposium. Prestigious Rising Brands of Asia 2019 is listings of remarkable brands who have redefined the benchmarks in their respective fields through their legacy and sustainability in Asian market. The list involves the most renowned Asian brands that have authenticated their objectives to create the future by embracing a combination of their advanced products or services and have contributed in transforming the economy.

India’s Most Trusted Brand, Companies & Education Awards 2019

Deepak Nitrite Limited. was conferred with India’s Most Trusted Brand, Companies & Education Awards 2019 from IBC. This prestigious award was given by Dr. A. Ashok, IAS, Commissioner of Intermediate Education and Secretary, Telangana State Board of Intermediate.

Customer awards 2018

Deepak Group was conferred with customer awards 2018 by Rallis

ET NOW Super Achiever- Making New India, 2018

Deepak Group was conferred with ET NOW Super Achiever- Making New India, 2018 by Economic Times, Leader of Tomorrow Awards

Fortune Next 500

Deepak Group was conferred with Fortune Next 500 2018

FGI Award

Deepak Foundation was conferred with FGI award at 15th Federation of Gujarat Industries (FGI) awards for energetically engaging in the Corporate Social Responsibility activities of Deepak Nitrite Limited. The award was presented by Mrs. Maneka Gandhi, Minister of woman and child development, Govt. of India at a function held on April 14, 2018 at Surya Palace, Vadodara.


Deepak Foundation received awards under 2 categories on February 18, 2018 at ‘ET Now – CSR Leadership Awards’ held in Mumbai:

1.Best Corporate Social Responsibility Practices Award for public private partnership model established with the state govt. for reducing maternal and infant deaths

2.Women Empowerment Award for empowering women of rural and tribal areas

ICC CSR Awards, 2017

ICC Award for Corporate Social Responsibility for promoting women empowerment in tribal areas of Chhota Udepur district in Gujarat. Conferred by the Indian Chemical Council (ICC) at an event organized on September 29, 2017 in Mumbai

Millennium Alliance Awards, 2017

Received the Millennium Alliance Round-4 Innovations Award 2016-17 for community-owned initiatives for securing food security in tribal areas.

GCSRA Awards, 2016-17

Comprehensive Emergency Obstetric and Newborn Care (CEmONC) unit at jabugam implemented with CSR support of Deepak Nitrite Limited & in partnership with the Govt. of Gujarat received the best CSR project for Cohesive & Strategic Partnerships under the large companies category on March 10, 2017

FICCI CSR Awards 2015-16

Deepak Nitrite Limited, as the parent company of Deepak Foundation received the FICCI CSR Awards 2015-16 under Category 1, on December 21, 2016 at FICCI, New Delhi, for its immense contribution towards women empowerment.

Felicitation on Gujarat Gaurav Din

On the occasion of Gujarat Gaurav Din, Deepak Foundation was felicitated for the social development activities undertaken at Chhota Udepur on May 1, 2016.

Recognition for best practices in tribal areas

Comprehensive Emergency Obstetric and Newborn Care (CEmONC) unit at Jabugam, Pavi Jetpur block in Chhota Udepur selected for the best practices in tribal areas. Features amongst the top 23 shortlisted interventions across the country by Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of India

Recognition under Good Practices across the Globe

Deepak Foundation recognized in the Call to Action Summit 2015, for implementing Public Private Partnership project for reducing Maternal and Infant Mortality in Vadodara District of Gujarat.

NSI Award for Best Oral Presentation by Nutrition Society of India

Deepak Foundation was awarded the NSI Prize for the best oral presentation of the paper titled Impact Evaluation of Doodh Sanjeevani Yojana The paper covered the nutritional status of school going children in selected tribal blocks of Gujarat and was presented by Dr. Akash Kumar Lal during 47th Annual National Conference of Nutrition Society of India held at the National Institute of Nutrition, Hyderabad.

Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs, 2014

awant Livelihood Project (KALP) implemented in partnership with Tribal Development Department was selected as one of the best models under the Sustainable Development – Case Selection, Showcasing, Recognition and Replication (SD-CSSRR) Programme 2014-15 of the Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs. Recognition and Award were conferred on May 29, 2015.

India CSR Community Initiative Awards, 2014

The Annual India CSR Community Initiative Awards, 2014 was conferred upon Deepak Foundation for the Best CSR Project in Health for Promoting Safe Motherhood (Maternal and Child Care) on April 6, 2015.

ICC Lifetime Achievement Award 2013 conferred upon Mr.CK Mehta, Chairman Deepak Group of Industries

In recognition of his exceptional contributions towards industrial development and societal upliftment, the Indian Chemical Council (ICC) conferred the ICC lifetime achievement award for the year 2013 on Mr. C.K. Mehta, Chairman, Deepak Group of Industries, at a function organized in Mumbai on 30th September, 2014.

The Japanese Award for Most Innovative Development Project (MIDP), 2014

Deepak Foundation’s collaborative innovative project, Asha Kiran – A Decision Support System (DSS) for Improving Maternal Health and Health Literacy for Below Poverty Line Women, undertaken in collaboration with Technical University of Delft, The Netherlands, bagged the third prize in the Japanese Award for Most Innovative Development Project category institutionalized by Global Development Network, in a ceremony held in Accra, Ghana during 18-20 June, 2014.

Indian Chemical Council (ICC) Award, 2012

Deepak Nitrite Limited, as Deepak Foundation’s parent company, won the Indian Chemical Council (IIC) Award for Social Responsibility for development & strengthening of Village Health & Sanitation Committees and building their capacity to improve accountability of Public Health Delivery systems under

Corporate Citizen (Large Enterprises) – FICCI Corporate Social Responsibility Award, 2011-12

Deepak Nitrite Limited, was felicitated with the Business World FICCI Corporate Social Responsibility Award 2011-12 in category of corporate citizen (Large Enterprises) for undertaking developmental activities in various sectors with focus on Maternal & Child Health on 7 December, 2012 in a function organized by Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry at Federation House, New Delhi

Best performance award, ICDS, Vadodara

Three Anganwadi Workers of the Foundation bagged the best performance award by the Department of Woman and Child Development Department at Mahila Sammelan function organized by District Panchayat Vadodara (Taluka level) on March 31, 2012 at Kelanpur in Vadodara.

Excellent Performance 2010 (Highest ANC Testing at ICTC)

The Community Health Centre, Jabugam (linked with Comprehensive Emergency Obstetric and Newborn Care (CEmONC) Unit run by the Foundation was for Excellent Performance to CHC-Jabugam-CEMONC-DF (ICTC), Vadodara. By the Gujarat State AIDS Control Society, Health & Family Welfare Dept. Government of Gujarat, awarded on 1st December 2011 – the World AIDS Day.

The E-India 2010 Citizen Choice Award

The web enabled Computerized Management Information System (CMIS) created to track individual pregnant women beneficiaries in the tribal and rural areas of the Vadodara district under the Safe Motherhood and Child Survival project received the Citizen’s Choice award for the Civil Society / Development Agency Initiative of the year at the E-India Awards 2010 from Department of Information Technology, Government of India in the year 2010.

World Bank Awards Innovative Projects (2009)

Deepak won the grant funded by South Asia Region Development Marketplace for ‘Family and Community Approaches to Improve Infant and Young Child Nutrition’. The grant was awarded in a two -day seminar held at Dhaka, Bangladesh on 5th and 6th August, 2009.

Confederation of Indian Industry Women Exemplar Award 2009

Ms. Manorama Jaiswal, Associate Project Coordinator of Deepak Foundation was felicitated by the Confederation of Indian Industry Women Exemplar Award 2009 under health category for her outstanding contribution towards community in tribal areas during CII’s National Conference and Annual General Meeting (AGM) on March 26, 2009.

Sanman Prasanatta Pradan

Deepak Foundation was awarded by Minister of Urban Development, Road & Housing, Government of Gujarat for the activities carried out in Surendranagar district at Dhrangadhra on August 26, 2007

Felicitation for Work for Tribal Women

Deepak Foundation was felicitated on Women’s Day by the Government of Gujarat for its untiring work for women in tribal areas on April 12, 2007

2nd runners up award FICCI-SEDF Corporate Social Responsibility award

Deepak Fertilizers and Petrochemicals Corporation Limited were adjudged the second runners up of Corporate Social Responsibility Award instituted by Business World-FICCI-SEDF in 2005.

The Indian Merchant’s Chamber Award

Deepak Foundation received the Indian Merchant’s Chamber Diamond Jubilee Endowment Trust award for the year 2001 for. ‘Environment, Agriculture and Rural Development’ on May 2, 2002. The prestigious award was presented to DF’s for its outstanding work towards women empowerment in rural areas.


Deepak Foundation received the FICCI Award, from the hands of the Honorable Prime Minister, Shri I. K.Gujral at New Delhi for its efforts in the area of family welfare on 18th November 1997.