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The developments in various sectors all around the state have not gone unnoticed and the state has been recognized with various awards and recognition. Sikkim has received awards in various sector including the environment, tourism, education, health and information technology to name a few. The awards Sikkim has bagged is listed below.
  • Sustainable Development Leadership Award - 2016
  • Three (3) awards for Sikkim for MGNREGA by Government of India - 2015
  • Award for Excellence in states from the National Commission of India - 2015
  • Diamond State Award 2012 (IBN7)-to Chief Minister of Sikkim in best small State category and 3 others
  • India Today State of States Award 2012- to Chief Minister of Sikkim in the field of education
  • e-North East award 2012- Environment for Spring Conservation Project
  • National Level Painting Competition-Energy Conservation
  • Manav Seva Puraskar, 1994 - to Chief Minister of Sikkim for serving the people with dedication.
  • Bharat Shiromani Puraskar, 1997 – to Chief Minister of Sikkim, in recognition of his endeavor to ensure Sikkim's emotional integration with the rest of the country.
  • Man of Dedication Award, 1999- to Chief Minister of Sikkim.
  • Sarwasrestha Paryawarna Badi Mukhayamantri, 1999-for working towards the preservation of the environment.
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Honoris Causa) 2003- to the Chief Minister in recognition of his work towards the development of Sikkim, its education, society and its women.
  • The Best Performing State in Education, 2004-05.
  • Skoch Challenger Award – 2005, in recognition of commendable work done in the field of information Technology.
  • Hospitality IndiaAward, 2006.
  • Best State award for progress in primary health sector, its investment friendly environment and its positive budgetary trends, 2006, India Today Group New Delhi.
  • Sikkim Nationalised Transport awarded National Trophy for lowest accidents in hilly state category for two consecutive years. i.e. 2005-06 and 2006-07 by the Union Transport Ministry.
  • Sikkim becomes the first Nirmal Rajya in the country.
  • Fourth JRD Tata Memorial Award for Sikkim.
  • Highest award in Tourism for many consecutive years.
  • Sikkim was declared the best state among 12 Eastern States in the “State of States Conclave” organized by India Today.
  • The Highest Eco-Tourism Award to Sikkim.
  • National Tourism Award for the best tourism related programmes for the year 2007-08.
  • Sikkim awarded the best in Preserving National Resources and maintaining State’s environment.
  • Four India Today Awards in the small state category namely; the Best State in Education, Bharat Nirman Award in E-Governance, Bharat Nirman Award in Rural Electrification and Bharat Nirman Award in Rural Roads
  • National Award as best performing State in Tourism – 2008.
  • Platinum award for Emerging Tourism State of 2008 by Today’s Traveller.
  • IBN7 Diamond State Award for the best state in the small state category for Citizen Security and Justice.
  • International Ambassador of Peace Award, 2008 -to the Chief Minister of Sikkim
  • 3rd position in best performing states in Panchayati Raj.
  • IBN7 Diamond State Award for Sikkim in ‘Water and Sanitation’ category’
  • Leadership and Good Governance Award, 2009 -to the Chief Minister of Sikkim
  • State Leadership Award 2009 in horticulture.
  • Best State for Adventure Tourism for the year 2009
Information Source: Information Technology Department, Sikkim

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