Arun Received Mathan Award 2008 for Best e-content for Development. This award was for the initiative of writing software for a child with cerebral palsy.

The Award trophy was later given to the child.
 
 Arun making in presentation of two-button skid software, with the software itself at  USID Foundation (Usable Software & Innovative Design) Conference 2009 in Bangalore.

 Launch of skid software at India International Center, October 10 2008.        

 Arpit Khansili was given the 1st Ed Roberts Award 2008 on this day.