Prakash Nanjappa is an Indian shooter who competes in the 10 meter air pistol and 50 meter pistol events. He has brought laurels to the country by winning at various international competition like World Cup, Asian games, Commonwealth games, Asian Championship and Commonwealth Championships.

He is the only shooter from Karnataka to represent India in the Rio Olympics in 2016.

He is recipient of the Arjuna award, the highest National award in field of sports.