Dr. Madhav Gadgil, Ecologist.
Yogendra Yadav, Psephologist and Politician.
PV Sindhu, Badminton Player.
Ananda Shankar Jayant, Classical Dancer.
Dr. Yoginder Alagh, Economist.
Dr. Jayaprakash Narayan, Bureaucrat-turned-Politician.
Jwala Gutta, Badminton Player.
Anand Patwardhan, Documentary Filmmaker.
Thota Vaikuntam, Painter.
Sukaran Singh, CEO and Managing Director, Tata Advanced Systems Limited.
Varavara Rao, Writer, Poet and Activist.
Dr. Prathap C. Reddy, Chairman, Apollo Hospitals.
Karunakar Gogate, Anti-Dam Activist.
Kallol Datta, Fashion Designer.
Gowri Shankar Pogiri, Herpetologist.
Gangadhara Tilak Katnam, a retired Indian Railways employee who voluntarily fills up potholes.