The biggest reward of SEWA Academy comes from its members.
But some of the awards won by SEWA Academy are mentioned below:
SEWA Academy received UNFPA ‘The Laadli Media
Awards for Gender Sensitivity 2010-11 (Western
Region)’ in the Special Award category ‘Efforts to
empower women through media’. The award was
presented on 19 December 2010 at MICA, Ahmedabad.
SEWA won Feldafest award (for uneducated women’s
efforts in video) in Germany, 1989.
SEWA’s film on women’s empowerment ‘A Women’s
Alternative’ was selected for Festival International
De Films De Femmes in Paris, 1992.
Journey from Rs 7 to Rs 4 lakh’ – won international
recognition at the UN Women’s Conference in Beijing,
SEWA clips have been used by private serial
producers and BBC for broadcasting.
Video SEWA’s 'My Life,
My Work' won the Social Documentary Award at the
Guidonia Film Festival in Guidonia, Italy, 2007. Of 310
entries, 13 films were chosen. Video SEWA team
received the award from the Mayor, and offered
gratitude and appreciation.