1. Title : Chemical Innovations For Sustainable Future 2020- 2024 ( Principal Investigator), 1.92 Crores Funding Agency : UGC-DAAD, Under Indo-German Higher Education Partnerships, PI ( Just sanctioned)

2. Title: Developing Enantioselective Carbon-heteroatom Bond Formations Employing Visible Light, 44 Lakhs, 2021-2024 Funding Agency: SERB, Department of Science and Technology, PI

3. Title: The Orissa Chemical Society has selected Professor Debayan Sarkar(Department of Chemistry) as the winner of Prof. R. C. Tripathy Award (Inside the State) for the year 2021. Many congratulations.

4. Special award of Rs. 15000 per paper for Lab students in journals like Organic Letters, ACS Catalysis, Chemcomm, JACS, Nature Chemistry, Nature Catalysis, Angrew Chemie, Chemical Reviews, Chemicals Science, Green Chemistry, Science. This will be valid for next 3 years.