2011: "Impact of biochar on plant resistance to abiotic stresses." Awarded by The Chief Scientist of the Agriculture Ministry (Israel).
2010: "The Biochar Vision for Adaptation and Mitigation of Climate Change - Waste Treatment, Carbon Sink, Energy Source and Soil Conditioner." Awarded by The Chief Scientist of the Agriculture Ministry (Israel).
2008: "ENVIROCHANGE: GLobal change and sustainable management of agriculture in highly developed mountain environment." Awarded by the Autonomous Province of Trento, Italy.