For the year 2021, Marino Kranjac is awarded the Marolt Plaque by the national Public Fund for cultural activities of Slovenia.
Marolt's plaque is the highest recognition for the field of folklore activity in Slovenia. This is a national award given by the Public Fund of the Republic of Slovenia for cultural activities. Marolt's charter is a special recognition for the field of folklore activity.
The Marold Plaque is awarded for the long-term professional and organizational work, cultural educational and mentoring work, analytical, research and publishing work, which had a significant impact on the expansion of amateur cultural activity in the folklore field.