Chief Guest : Dr. Justice Chandrashekhar Dharmadhikari (Retd.) (Chairman, Council of Advisors, Jamnalal Bajaj Foundation)
(Note: Mr. Arun Jaitley, Hon'ble Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs, GoI expressed his inability to attend the 2016 Jamnalal Bajaj Foundation Awards function on 7th November, 2016, due to unavoidable exigencies.)
Outstanding Contribution in Constructive Work : Mr. Mohan Hirabai Hiralal (Convenor, Vrikshamitra, Maharashtra)
Outstanding Contribution in Application of Science & Technology for Rural Development : Mr. BonBehari Vishnu Nimbkar (Founder, Nimbkar Agricultural Research Institute, Maharashtra)
Outstanding Contribution in Development and Welfare of Women and Children : Dr. Nannapaneni Manga Devi (Founder Secretary, Sri Venkateswara Bala Kuteer & Chetana Charitable Trust, Andhra Pradesh)
Outstanding Contribution in Promoting Gandhian Values Oustide India by Individuals other than Indian Citizens : Sheikh Rached Ghannouchi (President, Ennahdha Party, Tunisia)
The Jamnalal Bajaj Awards 2016 event was held on 7th November, 2016 at 5:30 pm at Jamshed Bhabha Theatre, NCPA, Nariman Point, in Mumbai.