INFFER has won recognition and a number of awards since its inception.
2009 – Victorian Landcare Award to Geoff Park, for various contributions, including his role in INFFER.
Victorian Landcare Awards, 8 September 2009: Geoff Park, winner of the Sidney Plowman Travel and Study Award (L-R Tony Plowman, Minister Gavin Jennings, Geoff Park, Governor Prof. David de Kretser).
2009 – Future Farming Systems Research Science Award of the Department of Primary Industries, Victoria, to Anna Roberts, Jenny Alexander and April Curatolo.
2008 – AARES award for “Quality of Research Discovery” to Dave Pannell for Public: Private Benefits Framework, a component of INFFER