Awards
‘Ek Nari –100 Pe Bhari’ Conference, Exhibition & Awards 2023

Dear,
Dr. Megha Phansalkar,

Heartiest  Congratulations!!!

We are pleased to inform you that you have been selected for the, ‘Ek Nari – 100 Pe Bhari’ Conference, Exhibition & Awards 2023, for your exceptional work and outstanding contributions and services in the education, business, and service sector. 

The category you have been selected for is – Woman Leader Award in Skill Development
– Dr. Megha Phansalkar

Your application was carefully considered among others in an excellent state of nominees. We appreciate your accomplishments  Read More

Nominated under India 5000 Best MSME Awards 2023 of India 5000 Awards

We feel great pleasure to bring to your notice that Tisser Rural Handicraft Pvt. Ltd. has been nominated under India 5000 Best MSME Awards 2023 of India 5000 Awards.

What is the India 5000 Awards?
It is a research group founded under Benchmark Trust which provides a platform for research and recognition of best MSME Companies and Individuals in various sectors.

  • India’s biggest business awards providing national & international level recognition
  • 5000 awards to be presented to qualifying micro, small & medium companies
  • Entries and nominations are shortlisted on the basis of research methodology.
  • Winner selection procedure that follows quality parameters and guidelines from the jury board.
  • Jury board panel comprises of eminent personalities from various industrialists, knowledge partners (TQV), and other audit partners.

March 8, 2023, | By Tisser India

Ride Startup of the Year Award 2022

RIDE22, is an innovation conclave conceptualized by MIT World Peace University. RIDE STARTUP of the Year Award 2022: Tisser Artisans Trust The award includes a cash prize of Rs. 51,000/- and a citation.

March 8, 2023 | By Tisser India

Ipreneur – National Finalist

Ipreneur is the flagship event of E-cell under the auspices of the Centre for Social Entrepreneurship, School of Management and Labour Studies, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai.  The purpose of the event was to bring together participants, the student community, academicians, and other significant groups in order to utilize the platform to create and share ideas, networks, and innovations. Tisser Rural Handicrafts was selected among the 60 top innovations in the country.

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June 5, 2023 | By Tisser India

Top Women Entrepreneurs for 2022.  2022 Congratulations to Tisser Artisans Trust founder  Dr. Megha Phansalkar for being awarded as one of the Top Women Entrepreneurs of the Year Women Power.

 

Women Power Summit & Awards 2021

Our Founder Dr. Megha Phansalkar selected as a Winner of the Women Power Summit & Awards 2021, organized by Billennium Divas Fund

Blue Host WordPress Creators Awards 2021

Tisser Artisans Trust got an award for tisser.in the website from Bluehost India. A few words from our founder Dr Megha Phansalkar for receiving WordPress Creator Awards from Bluehost India
Winner of South Asia for ‘IT Innovation’

‘𝐄𝐧𝐭𝐫𝐞𝐩𝐫𝐞𝐧𝐞𝐮𝐫𝐬𝐡𝐢𝐩 & 𝐎𝐮𝐭𝐫𝐞𝐚𝐜𝐡’ category for  #eNGOChallenge Awards.

Tisser India uses IT as a game changer. We won in the category of ‘Entrepreneurship & Outreach category for #eNGOChallenge awards at Delhi.

eNGo challenge 2019 aims to recognize organizations that have exceptional work that has brought change in communities using the new age tools.

With our women in rural clusters whom we are working for and the products for the wider audience that our artisans are creating, the challenge of connecting and scaling is only met through a promising IT. This breakthrough means a lot to the team. https://engochallenge.org/


Location : Eros Hotel, Nehru Place, New Delhi

 

‘Action for India Best Indian Social Enterprise’ Award

 

In Indian School of Business, Hyderabad conducted the ‘AFI’ Awards. The jury of the awards comprises sector champions, Industry Leaders, change makers, academicians, thought leaders, and social impact investors who evaluated over 300 applications to arrive at a cohort of Social Entrepreneur.

Tisser India is so grateful to receive this award which recognizes the commitment and impact at the bottom of the pyramid achieved by the means of innovative products, services, market approach, and the skill to scale the business.


 

Location : India School of Business, Hyderabad

Rani Laxmi Bai Bhushan Puraskar

 

On 15th October International Rural Women’s Day 2019.

In Mumbai, on 15 October, which marks International Rural Women’s Day, we received the Rani Laxmi Bai Bhushan Puraskar.

We would like to credit and dedicate this award to our women artisans who worked so incredibly hard every day and are leveling up in creating opportunities for themselves.

The award boosts the morale of every woman in Tisser India’s team who are brave, fighters and born entrepreneurs.


Location : Mumbai

Priyadarshani Award for Outstanding Women Entrepreneurs

Federation of Indian Women entrepreneurs (FIWE) is dedicated to foster the economic empowerment of women, who have achieved a milestone in their respective fields at work.

Tisser India was delighted to be one of the hundred women-led teams to have received this prestigious award, an important feat for outstanding achievers in their countries.

The award was given as an incentive for the promotion and success of small-scale entrepreneurs in India as well as from SAARC countries. It also recognized the development work initiated by different non-governmental organizations.

Impact award at NAFW, Seattle 2019

Tisser India won the Impact award at NAFW, 2019 While it was in incredible feat achieved by the team it recognises and honours our excellence in fashion for social and environmental impact.

The stunning pencil shaped trophy which was carved out of Old Burma teak wood, repurposed from a century from and architectural structure found its way back to India! We were graced further by their kinds words of encouragement.

“Tisser has been launched so that the loom and craft industry remains not only bulwark of our historical legacy but transforms into an enterprising fortune of artisans besides current trade and future commerce. The contributions that Tisser has made in that direction are commendable!” – NAFW


Location : Seattle , USA

Times She UnLTD. Entrepreneur Awards 2019

 

Presenting the Mumbai winners of the Times She UnLTD Entrepreneur Awards 2019

Emerging winners from Mumbai, Tisser India won the She UnLTD entrepreneur awards for the year 2019.

This award is unique to the fulfillment of the vision of Tisser India, it salutes the women who have not just ventured out to work but who have braved to start a business on their own. It’s not easy to break away from the corporate corridors and create an opportunity for themselves with strength, determination, and most of all, courage. Read More

Nari Shakti Awards 2018 – Business and Entrepreneurship

On 15th October International Rural Women’s Day 2019.

 

In Mumbai, on 15 October, which marks International Rural Women’s Day, we received the Rani Laxmi Bai Bhushan Puraskar.

We would like to credit and dedicate this award to our women artisans who worked incredibly hard every day and are leveling up in creating opportunities for themselves.

The award boosts the morale of every woman in Tisser India’s team who are brave, fighters and born entrepreneurs.


Location : Mumbai

Shakti Achievement Award at 11th National Women Excellence Award 2018 on the 25th November

NOVEMBER 2018


In the Indian Incubation Centre of New Delhi, we were awarded the Shakti achievement Award at the 11th National Women Excellence Award.

It’s an annual award given by the Ministry of Women and Child Development of the Government of India to Individual women or institutions who work towards the cause of women’s empowerment. 

We are honored to have received this award and to have been in the presence of powerful people who work towards bringing the best foot forward and growing from strength to strength.

 

LOCATION: IIC, New Delhi

Iprenuer – National finalist

DECEMBER 2017


Ipreneur is the flagship event of E-cell under the auspices of the Centre for Social Entrepreneurship, School of Management and Labour Studies, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai.

The purpose of the event was to bring together participants, the student community, academicians, and other significant groups in order to utilize the platform to create and share ideas, networks, and innovations. Tisser Rural Handicrafts was selected among the 60 top innovations in the country.

This award gave us great coverage and also brought us an awareness of the student body and relevant networks in the innovation sector, who will become the policymakers and changemakers of tomorrow and push the envelope to a more innovative tomorrow.

LOCATION: Mumbai

Tisser was selected in the Second Edition of the Women Entrepreneurship Development Program (WEDP).

SEPTEMBER 2017

In promotion by WalMart and implementation of WEConnect International in partnership with TTC Global and Amity University, Tisser India was selected in the second edition of the esteemed Women Entrepreneurship Development Program (WEDP)

Started with the motivation of enhancing the participant’s skills and capabilities so that these ventures could build robust and sustainable businesses. On the basis of recognition and affirmation of our impact, this was a note-worthy feat achieved by Tisser India.

LOCATION: India

Action for India 2017 – top 100 social innovators

DECEMBER 2016


Action for India recognized Tisser India in the esteemed list of top 100 social innovators in the country.

The proposition which was most appreciated was the digitalization of the shopping experience through our online portal and the promotion of our products through social media.

We are using the resources of tech to bridge the gap between the providers (rural artisans) and consumers in the cities of India.

The tech-first approach of Tisser India has enabled the efficient function and this esteemed listing.

LOCATION: Delhi

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Manthan Award – Digital Inclusion for Development

NOVEMBER 2016


When Tisser India came with an app, that enables rural artisans to showcase their craft to the urban buyer at the click of a button, we did not foresee the amazing response and encouragement it would reap.

Tisser Mobile App was finalized by the Manthan Awards 2016.

Manthan Award is a first-of-its-kind initiative to discover, recognize, and honor the BEST use of ICT and digital tools for developmental purposes.

The Award is less about technology and digital media but more about the right use of digital and technological tools to empower people.

We are honored to be found groundbreaking and worthy of recognition as affirming our hard work.

 

LOCATION: Delhi

Indira Gandhi Memorial Award : Priyadarshini

APRIL 2016


The Indira Gandhi Priyadarshini Awards is an award by the All India National Unity Conference to individuals for their outstanding services, achievements, and contributions to promote national Unity, Integration, brotherhood, and oneness.

We were honored to be awarded the esteemed Indira Gandhi Memorial Award. This is one of the most prominent awards in the country which lauds compassionate leadership that brings impact and inclusive growth of the citizens of the country.

This award recognizes those individuals who have excelled and made a positive and transformative difference in their respective fields of interest and work. Among the others who received the award were the International athlete Ms. Kavita Raut, the Woman editor of the Marathi daily Punyanagri Ms. Rahi Bhide, Ms. Juhi Chawla, Mr. Nawazuddin Siddique, Industrialist Megha Phansalkar and author Kavita Mahajan.

LOCATION: Mumbai

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