Smitha Rajan turned professional dancer at the age of 12.
Started teaching when she turned 14.
Awarded National Scholarship from Kendra Sangeethanatak Academy at 16.
Inducted into panel of performers for SPIC-MACAY (1989)
Honored by Kerala Fine Arts Society for Contribution to Mohiniattam
Best Dancer of the year 1992,1994, 1997 (Doordarsan)
'Artist of the year' at Soorya Festival of Music and Dance (1992)
Awarded 'Performer of the year' by Indian Association, Dubai, UAE (1994)
Honored by Birla Puraskar Committee for completion of 1000 stages
Felicitated by Kerala Fine Arts Society (2001)
Ramayan -Story of Rama (A production in Mohiniattam based on epic
Tribute to Masters- (A production in Mohiniattam and Kathakali)(2002)
Ambassador for Global Peace through Art and Culture by Indian Junior
Felicitated by SPIC-MACAY (Kochi Chapter)(2002).