Dr. Firuza R. Parikh was selected by Hindustan Times as one of the 10 women who were Agents of Change and who have made a significant difference to Mumbai City in 2007. (HT, 6th March 2007).
In a survey conducted by Hindustan Times where readers were asked to vote their chioce, she led with 34.95 percent of the votes cast in her favour. She was voted by readers as the Hindustan Times Woman of the Year for 2007. (HT, 8th March 2007).