Ron Raab with the Governor of Victoria, Professor David de Kretser at the Investiture of the Order of Australia at Government House, Melbourne, AustraliaRon Raab was awarded the Medal (OAM) of the Order of Australia on 9 June 2008 for service to the community through roles with diabetes care organisations, particularly through the development of humanitarian programs with Insulin for Life Australia. Ron said the award represents recognition of the wonderful dedication of the Board Members and the many supporters of the IFL vision from around the world.

Insulin for Life has been  honoured to receive the following awards: The International Diabetes Federation Award 2009, “In Recognition of Outstanding Service to Diabetes”

The American Diabetes Association - Harold Rifkin Award 2005, for Distinguished International Service in the Cause of DiabetesThe Lilly Partnership in Diabetes Global Award 2005, for Contribution to Care. The Lilly Partnership in Diabetes 2005 Australia Award, for Contribution to Care. The Sir Philip Sherlock Distinguished Award for Services to Diabetes Internationally, 2005 - the first time it has been awarded outside the Caribbean. The Novo Nordisk Hagedorn Medal for Humanitarian Medical Assistance, South and Central American Region of the International Diabetes Federation, August 2003.