President of India Shri Pranab Mukherjee conferred the prestigious <b>Indian Red Cross Gold Medal</b> (2012), the highest National Award given for exceptional Red Cross Humanitarian Work of high order, on Dr. Wooday P. Krishna at a ceremonial function held in Rasthraprati Bhawan, New Delhi, on 3rd May 2013. Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare and Chairman of Indian Red Cross Society Shri Ghulam Nabi Azad was present during the occasion

President's Gold Medal

President of India Shri Pranab Mukherjee conferred the prestigious Indian Red Cross Gold Medal (2012), the highest National Award given for exceptional Red Cross Humanitarian Work of high order, on Dr. Wooday P. Krishna at a ceremonial function held in Rasthraprati Bhawan, New Delhi, on 3rd May 2013. Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare and Chairman of Indian Red Cross Society Shri Ghulam Nabi Azad was present during the occasion.

NOTABLE AWARDS & HONOURS

Dr. Wooday P. Krishna's work in many fields has attracted the attention of the Government and many other important and powerful bodies. He has been honoured by many for his memorable achievements both at the State and National level and also by foreign associations.

Dr. Wooday P. Krishna is a recipient of the following awards and honours:

INTERNATIONAL
  • Fellowship

    of World Academy of Productivity Science, Canada,
    for helping to raise the living standards of people across the globe through productivity enhancement.

  • Fellowship

    of the Institution of Engineering & Technology, U.K.,
    considered as one of the top international recognition in the Engineering field

  • Citation

    from Basava International, New York, U.S.A.
    for Humanitarian Services

NATIONAL
  • President's Gold Medal

    the highest National Award given for exceptional Red Cross Humanitarian Work of high order, from the President of India.

  • The Doyens Award

    of the Hindu Group
    in recognition of exemplary commitment and impactful positive contribution to education in Karnataka

  • Eminent Engineer Award

    for contribution in the field of Engineering
    from the Institution of Engineers (India)

  • Bharatiya Vidya Visharada

    from Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mumbai

STATE
  • Rajyotsava Award

    a State Award for Life Time Achievement in Social Service
    from Govt. of Karnataka

  • State Award

    for Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities
    from Govt. of Karnataka

  • State Youth Award

    for Youth and Community Services
    from Govt. of Karnataka

  • Gandhi Endowment Award

    for significant contributions in the fields of Social Service & Education
    by Kannada Sahitya Parishat

  • Elected General President (2014)

    of 4th Andhra Border Area Kannada Literary Conference
    by Kannada Sahitya Parishat

  • Red Cross Service Award

    for outstanding Humanitarian Work
    from the Governor of Karnataka

Others
  • Works dedicated to him by Noted Kannada Litterateurs
    • Padma Awardee Poet Dr. Doddarange Gowda dedicated his book 'Sapthashrunga', a Collection of Critical Articles, 2010.
    • Karnataka Janpada Academy Prize Winning Author Dr. K. V. Muddaveerappa dedicated his book 'Bisila Dani', 2017.
    • State Awardee Novelist Janagere Venkataramaiah dedicated his novel 'Jeevajala' (700 pages), 2018.
  • Elected General President (2018)

    of Bangalore District Chutuku Sahitya Sammelan

  • Elected General President (2017)

    of Bangalore Gandhinagar Assembly Constituency Kannada Sahitya Sammelan by Kannada Sahitya Parishath

  • Gandhian S. Viswanath Award

    from Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Trust, Mandya,
    for propagation of Gandhian Thought

  • Honorary Membership

    of Rotary Bengaluru Metro
    in recognition of exceptional Social Service

  • D.V.G. Puraskar

    for Social Service
    from D.V.G. Vedike, Bengaluru

  • Kempegowda Award

    for contribution in the field of Education
    from the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike

  • Seva Shri Award

    for outsanding Youth Work
    from Vivekananda Kala Kendra (a State Award Winning Organisation), Bengaluru

  • Honoured

    with a Bilingual Felicitation Volume entitled 'Krishna Siri' to commemorate his 50th birthday

  • Biography

    by Dr K. V. Muddaveerappa & Prof. M. G. Rangaswamy in 2017 in Kannada entitled 'Sikshana Shilpi'. Second Impression in 2018.

  • Bio-sketch

    included in Asia Pacific Who's Who

  • Profile

    included in 'The Doyens: Guardians of Knowledge', a Coffee Table Book on Education in Karnataka, published by The Hindu Group, 2017.