Chandika Jayaratne

Full Name: K.G. Chandika Jayaratne

Home Address: 119, Nillamba Janapadaya, Nillamba

Date of Birth: September 8, 1998

School or Educational Institute: Nillamba College, Nillamba, Kandy

Grade or Academic Level: Grade 5

Family Details and Income:
Father: A labourer.
Mother: R.L. Jayawathie. Unemployed.
Siblings: One sister. 1 year elder and schooling (Grade 5 scholarship exam 111 marks).

Student's Bank Account: National Savings Bank, Gampola

Scholarship Commenced on: April 2006

Donor(s): Shyamini and Roshan Fernando, Portland, OR

Monthly Scholarship Amount: Rs.750 from January 2008
Rs.500 from April 2006

Pahansila Administrative Account: National Savings Bank, Panadura

Project Supervisor:
Anjani Karunaratne,
532/10A, Seibel Place,

Phone: (94) 81 493 3887

Reports and Documents Received: Essay by the scholarship recipient
Letter from the parent
Letter from school authority
Copies of the bank statements

Remarks from the Committee (current period): Student sat for the 5th grade scholarship exam. Monthly scholarship amount was increased to Rs.750 from January 2008. From 2008, committee decided to make scholarship payments quarterly. Recommend to continue the scholarship in 2009 and increase the scholarship amount to Rs.1000 per month, depending on the performance at the 5th grade scholarship exam.

Previous Remarks:
2007 July - December: According to the student, she was placed first in the class. Principal certified marks sheet shows she has obtained 73.1 average marks at the most recent term exam. Will be sitting for OL examination in 2008 December. Has represented school in All-Island dancing competitions. Participate in school events as an English and Sinhala announcer. School prefect. She addresses letters to Pahansila Coordinator as the donor wishes to remain anonymous. The student participated at the meeting held in Kandy for Pahansila recipients with her mother.

2007 January - June: Transferred to the interim committee from Urbana-Champaign chapter in January 2007. Scholarship amount changed from Rs. 900 to Rs. 1000. Placed first in the class. Recommend to continue funding for 2008.