Awards And Achievements

Awards/Accolades Received during 2016-17 So Far.

    • Award for excellence, 1st position in MSE lending for FY14 and FY15 by Government of India.

    • National Award for excellence in lending to Micro Enterprises, 1st position for FY14 and 2nd Position for FY15 by Government of India.

    • Best bank Award under PMEGP, South Zone in the field of Khadi and Village Industries for FY14 and FY15 by Government of India.

    • Received “MasterCard Innovation Award” for Canara International Travel Prepaid Card under Prepaid segment.

    • RuPay Special Award for being the highest RuPay Card Issuing Bank by NPCI.

    • “Visa Award” on crossing a key milestone on issuance of 1.35 Crore Visa Debit card.

    • Dun & Bradstreet Award, 2016, for being the best Public Sector Bank under Priority Sector Lending and Retail Growth Performance.

    • Indy Wood CSR Excellence Award, 2016, for outstanding achievement in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) by Indywood Film Carnival.

    • ‘Best Strategy in HR’ & ‘Training Excellence’ – Gold Awards, in 6th Annual Greentech HR Award 2016.

    • ‘SKOCH Order of Merit’ Award for initiatives under Financial Inclusion.

    • ‘Special Award for the Best Financial Institution-Gold’ for 7th year in succession by Federation of Karnataka Chamber of Commerce & Industry (FKCCI).

    • ‘MasterCard Innovation Award’ 2015 for International Travel Prepaid Card.

    • ‘VISA’ Award for achieving key monthly spends milestone on VISA Debit Cards.

Awards/Accolades Received during 2015-16.

      • ‘SKOCH Achiever Award’ as a top Bank in ‘SME Enablement’ by SKOTCH Group.

      • ‘Best Use of Digital and Channels Technology’ award amongst large banks in IBA Banking Technology Awards, 2014-15.

      • Best MSME Bank award by Chamber of Indian Micro, Small & medium Enterprises (CI MSME).

      • "Agricultural and Best Social Bank" award (under large bank category) by ASSOCHAM, for its outstanding performance under Agricultural Banking and Social Banking.

      • Golden Peacock Award for ‘Corporate Social Responsibility, 2015’ in recognition of its pioneering work done through CSR initiatives.

      • ‘Vigilance Excellence Award, 2015-16’, 3rd Best in Banking Sector, instituted by M/s Institute of Public Enterprise.

      • Agricultural and Best Social Banking Excellence Award, 2015, by ASSOCHAM.

      • 5th Annual Greentech CSR Gold Award, 2015.

      • CSR World Congress Award for overall excellence in CSR.

      • India's Most Trusted Brand-2015 under India's Best Banks Category, in a survey conducted by IBC Infomedia & Media Research Group (MRG).

      • SKOCH Smart Technology Award, 2015.

      • Inspiring Workplace Award 2015 (PSBs)’ instituted by Banking Frontiers in partnership with M/s. Deloitte.

      • Chanakya Award for Excellence in Business Leadership, 2016, by the Public Relations Council of India (PRCI).

      • Global Visa Service Quality Performance Award, 2014, for consistent and superior operating performance.

      • Dun & Bradstreet Banking Awards 2015 for Best Bank under Priority Sector Lending and Best Retail Growth performer amongst the PSBs.

      • National Awards for Excellence in CSR & Sustainability, 2015, constituted by World CSR Congress under Best Overall Excellence in CSR category.

      • Best Banker Award instituted by Elets Technomedia under "Financial Inclusion" for special focus on Micro Finance & Financial Literacy.

      • Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya Gold Award for the project Canara Sahara, a CSR activity in education and rehabilitation of physically challenged.

      • 2nd Prize in Region ‘C’ under Rajbhasha Kirti Pursakar, 2014-15, by Govt. of India.

      • Awarded 36th rank in Brandz India's 50 Most Valuable Indian Brands 2015 compiled by the research agency Millward Brown and commissioned by WPP Plc, a worldwide communications service group.

      • Special Award for the Best Financial Institution – Gold, 2015, by the Federation of Karnataka Chamber of Commerce & Industry (FKCCI), Bengaluru.

    • Order of Merit for SME Enablement during 2014-15 by SKOCH Group.