Breakthrough’s Awards

Honoree, Best Web Activism (THE G WORD), Webby Awards, 2016

Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship, Skoll Foundation, 2016

Best Use of Animation, TechSoup Storymakers Campaign, 2016

Best FLOW Activity to Celebrate International Women’s Day (Board the Bus), Funding Leadership and Opportunities for Women (FLOW), 2014

Social Media For Empowerment Award for Communication, Advocacy, & Development Activism Award (Board the Bus), Digital Empowerment Foundation, 2014

Transmedia Award Nominee (America 2049), Games for Change, 2011

Silver Lion Award, Cannes International Advertising Film Festival, 2010

Gold Spike – Best-Integrated Campaign, Spikes Asia’s Creative Advertising Awards, 2010

Gold in Best Integrated Campaign in Public Service, Appeals and Charity category, Abby Awards, 2009

Silver in Best Film in Public Service, Appeals, and Charity category, Abby Awards, 2009

Community Engagement Award, Media that Matters, 2009

Bronze in Public Service, Appeals and Charity category, Abby Awards, 2008

Best Film with a Social Message, Radio & TV Advertising Practitioner’s Association of India Awards, 2007

Silver and Bronze Awards in the Public Service and Political Advertising Category, Indian Advertising Agencies Association, 2006

Best Music Video, Link TV Awards, 2005

Best Cinematography, UJudgeIt! Film Festival Award, 2003

Best Music Video, National Screen Awards, 2001

Best Indipop Music Video Nominee, MTV Awards, 2001

Mallika Dutt’s Awards

21 Leaders for the 21st Century, Women’s eNews, 2016

India Abroad Gopal Raju Award for Service to the Community, India Abroad, 2014

Lipman Family Prize, The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, 2014

2014 Children’s Hope India Making a Difference Award

North Star Fund Award honoring New Yorkers committed to social justice, 2014

50 Fearless Minds Changing the World, Daily Muse, 2013

Yo Dona International Humanitarian Award, Yo Dona-El Mundo Magazine, 2013

North Star Award Honoree, North Star Foundation, 2013

Social Entrepreneur of the Year, Jubilant Bhartia Foundation, 2013

Honorary Doctorate in Humane Letters, Mount Holyoke College, 2012

Distinguished Service, Diversity & Progress Award, South Asian Law Students Association of New York Law School, 2010

Karmaveer Puraskar: National Award for Social Justice & Citizen Action, Indian Confederation of NGOs, 2009

Asian American Justice Center Courage Award, Asian American Justice Center, 2009

Trailblazer Award, South Asians in Media Marketing Association (SAMMA), 2008

The Woman of Color, Woman of Courage Award, IUP Women’s Studies Program, 2008

Award for Distinguished Service, New York University School of Law BLAPA Alumni Association, 2006

Spirit of Asian America Award, Asian American Federation of New York, 2003

Phoenix Award, New York Asian Women’s Center, 2002

National Citizen’s Award (India) for contribution to women and development, Honorable Mr. H.D. Deve Gowda, Former Prime Minister of India, 2001

South Asian Women’s Creative Collective (SAWCC) Annual Achievement Award for outstanding contributions to the South Asian Community, South Asian Women’s Creative Collective, 2001

Public Interest Law Foundation Alumni Award, NYU Law School, 1991