1972 :Sunil Gangopadhyay was awarded "Ananda Puroskar" for general work
:He was honoured as the 'National Poet' from 'Akashbani' Kolkata
1980 : He was awarded 'Swarnakamal' prize from Govt. India for his written flimscript 'Sodh'
1983 : He was awarded 'Bankim Puroskar' for the book 'Sei Samay' from Govt. of West Bengal .
1984 : He was awarded 'Sahitya Academy Puroskar' for the book 'Sei Samay'.
1989 :He was awarded 'Ananda Puroskar' again for the book
He was awarded 'Sahitya Setu' puroskar .
1999 : His story 'Neellohiter Golpa' which was published in 'Sarodia Bartoman' was given
2003 : He was awarded
'Annadashankar' puroskar .
2005 : He was awarded
'Saraswati Samman' for 'Prathom Alo' . The award ,
instituted by the K K Birla Foundation.