GMR Varalakshmi Foundation has been recognized both in national and international platforms for its work towards improving the quality of life and livehoods in under-served communities.


  • Golden Globe Tigers Award for Excellence in CSR was given to GMR Varalakshmi Foundation in the year 2017.
  • FTAPCCI award for Excellence in Social welfare initiative for women empowerment in the year 2017 was presented to Women Empowerment of GHIAL
  • The Health - Nutrition Centers of GMRVF bags the CSR Health Impact Award 2017 in the category of “Healthy Nutrition Awareness Initiative"


  • GMR Varalakshmi Foundation was presented the CSR Excellence Award jointly by Indywood and Government of Telangana in 2017.
  • Golden Peacock Award was awarded to GMR Hyderabad International Airport Ltd. in the year 2017 for Corporate Social Responsibility in Transporation (Aviation) category.


  • GMRVF was presented with the Viswakarma Award for Social Impact and Development from Construction Industry Development Council in the year 2016
  • Golden Peacock Award for Corporate Social Responsibility 2016 was awarded to Delhi International Airport Ltd.
  • The Women Empowerment of GMRVF was awarded the Navbharat CSR Leadership Award for “Best CSR Practices for Women Empowerment 2016”


  • "PHD Chamber of Commerce Award" was awarded to GMRVF for Outstanding Contribution to Social Welfare during 2015-16.


  • ASSOCHAM CSR Excellence Award 2013-14 was presented to GMR Hyderabad International Airport Ltd.


  • GMR Hyderabad International Airport Ltd. was presented with the FICCI CSR Award during 2012-13.


  • GMR Varalakshmi Foundation bags the Rotary Vocational Award 2012 for Corporate Social Responsibility.


  • Appejay India Regional Volunteer Award was received by Employee Engagement GMRVF in the year 2011 for employee social responsibility initiatives.


  • CNBC TV18 India Business Leader Award was awarded to GMR Varalakshmi Foundation in the year 2010 for Corporate Social Responsibility.


  • Helpage India Silver Plate Award for CSR works with the elderly was awarded to the Health - Mobile Medical Unit in the year 2009.
  • GMR Varalakshmi Foundation received the TERI Corporate Award for Social Responsibility in the year 2009.


  • International Orbis Award for Corporate Social Responsibility, awarded to GMRVF in the year 2008.