Awards and Recognitions

25 years of Achievements in Women empowerment

Activities No. of Activities No. of beneficiaries No. of Units established Impact Created
Awareness, Counseling & Guidance Continuous service 136000 22400 Micro enterprises Women motivated for self-employment
EDPs 685 batches 21480 9680 MSMEs 25000 + employed
Handholding services & bank linkages 8650 women 8650 7740 MSMEs 22000+ employed
Skill Development 2240 batches 58545 12580 Micro enterprises Self-confidence levels improved
Infrastructure creation 3 Estates 3 under process 520 320 MSMEs 10000 + employment
Incubation Centers 6 incubators 200 140 MSMEs 3000+ employed
Marketing Support 78 exhibitions 6500 Avg sales per exhibition 2.2 cr Generated Bulk orders
Wage employment generation through Skill development SDPs & Hub & Spokes 25420 25430 wages employed All are Getting reasonable wages
Total Number of women availed services 2.57 Lakh women 52540 women livelihoods & MSMEs 25430 wage employment through Skill development

Awards and Fellowships

Felicitated with ASIA – GCC Awards for Excellence & Leadership from FAMA Global Management Services in the year 2021.

Felicitated and Honored Ms. Rama Devi Kanneganti, Founder, ALEAP with GramodayaBandhu Mitra Puraskar in recognition & appreciation of invaluable support for a social cause in the year 2020

Athena Global Leadership Award from Rt. Hon'ble Vice President of Nepal Sri Nanda Bahadur Pun on 13.09.2019 at International Women Entrepreneurs Summit 2019, Kathmandu.

Dare to Dream Award from Sri Giriraj Singh, Minister of State for Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises in the Government of India for the contribution to the growth of MSMEs on 17th December, 2018

Best Outreach Partner of WEConnect International in India and honored with 'WEReach Award' at ThinkBig, 2018 on November 30th, 2018

“GreenTec- 2018” award as a Best Agency in the area of "Entrepreneurs tackle waste" and won the first prize among 138 nominated countries in the category of Resources & Recycling by Veolia of the GreenTec Awards-2018” at Munich, Germany for its efforts in turning industrial waste into a business opportunity on 13th May, 2018.

Best Implementing Agency Award from the Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India on August 27th, 2015 for organizing constant training programs for women in the manufacturing of Garments, Jute, and Handicrafts under the Integrated Skill Development Scheme (ISDS) of the Ministry of Textiles, GoI.

“Responsible Indian BMO” by MSME cluster foundation for its achievement in promoting responsible business practices in India’s first women industrial estate i.e., ALEAP Industrial Estate, Gajularamaram, Hyderabad. The award was presented by Sri MadhavaLal, Secretary to Union Government, Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME), New Delhi on March 17th, 2015.

Certificate of Accreditation - Accredited with “Gold Grade” from the National Accreditation Board for Education &Training (NABET) which is a constituent board of the Quality Council of India (QCI) (2015-18).

Accredited with Quality Management System in accordance with ISO 9001:2015 for providing entrepreneur development training & services to women entrepreneurs (Valid thru 10th September, 2019)

Honored for being the Regional Finalist and were delighted to secure INDIA NGO award for its committed service to women entrepreneurship from Rockefeller Foundation & Resource alliance in the year 2012.

The Global Council for the Promotion of International Trade has awarded Smt. Rama Devi Kanneganti, President, ALEAP with "Global Women In Leadership Awards 2022" for her recognition in the field of women entrepreneurship on the occasion of International Women's Day 2022


Member of Expert Committee constituted for the purpose of formulating “Osmania University Institutional Innovation and Startup Policy”

  • President of ALEAP is a member of High-Level Task Force for MSME constituted by the Hon’ble Prime Minister of India on 7th September 2009
  • Member in the Prime Minister's Task Force for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises from the year 2009.
  • Member of National Board of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (NBMSME), Govt. of India between 2007 and 2012
  • Steering Committee member of Planning Commission (Village & Small Enterprises Division), Govt. of India from 7th July, 2006 to 2014
  • Member of Chief Minister’s Task force member of A.P for Infrastructure development.
  • Nominee Member on the Governing Body of Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDII), Ahmedabad during 2004- 2012
  • Member of Empowered Committee (EC) on MSMEs for the State of Andhra Pradesh
  • Member of Empowered Committee (EC) on MSMEs for the State of Telangana

Current Events

ALEAP conducted a ZED program whose objective was to improve the manufacturing quality of MSMEs, enhance their productivity and reduce the negative impact on the environment.
The ZED Certification envisages the promotion of Zero Defect Zero Effect (ZED) practices among MSMEs so as to:
  • Encourage and enable MSMEs for manufacturing quality products using the latest technology, and tools & to constantly upgrade their processes for the achievement of high quality and high productivity with the least effect on the environment
  • Develop an Ecosystem for ZED Manufacturing in MSMEs, for enhancing competitiveness and enabling exports
  • Promote the adoption of ZED practices and recognize the efforts of successful MSMEs
  • Encourage MSMEs to achieve higher ZED Certification levels through graded incentives
  • Increase public awareness of demanding Zero Defect and Zero Effect products through the MSME Sustainable (ZED) Certification
  • Identify areas to improve upon, thereby assisting the Government in policy decisions and investment prioritization

Visit of Shri Bhanu Pratap Singh Verma, the Hon�ble Minister of State, MSME, GoI
Dr. S. Glory Swarupa, Director General, National Institute for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (NI MSME)
Mr. Shashi Ranjan Verma, Deputy Director, Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) to Atal Incubation Center (We-Hub); Center for Entrepreneurship Development at ALEAP and Launch of Innovative products of start-ups promoted by AIC ALEAP We-Hub