Higher Education Forum (HEF) India has felicitated Dr. Narayana Rao K.V.S.S. in its Annual Convention on 17 March 2012 for his contribution on Knol and in Blogs in the area of management. Narayana Rao contributed articles in all areas of management and emerged as Global Number One English Language Author. The articles are now available in focused blogs. Management Theory Review and MBA Course Management Knowledge Center.
The proceedings of the HEF convention were covered in detail in Free Press Journal, Knowledge Supplement of 26 March 2012 in page 3.
In year 2010, Association of Indian Management Schools, awarded Gold Medal to Narayana Rao and his colleagues for the innovative use of Knol in creating content useful in the classroom and for encouraging students to create content on it based on their classroom work.
National Gold Medal Award for Use of Knol to Support Courses at NITIE, Mumbai, India