Prasanga Bandara

Full Name: I.M. Prasanga Dulaj Bandara

Home Address: Kohombakadawala, Millagoda, Konwewa

Date of Birth: March 30, 1995

School or Educational Institute: Vijayaba National School, Maho, Kurunagala

Grade or Academic Level: Grade 8

Educational Achievements and Extra Curricular Activities: > Grade 5 scholarship exam (2005) - 162 marks.

Family Details and Income:
Father: I.M. Punch Banda. A farmer.
Mother: R.M. Priyanka Rajapakse. A farmer.
Siblings: One brother. 2 years elder and schooling.

Student's Bank Account: Bank of Ceylon, Maho

Scholarship Commenced on: July 2006

Donor(s): Thiwanka Smaranayake, Lakewood, WA (from July 2006)
Kevin Fortune, Tacoma, WA (co-donor from January 2008)

Monthly Scholarship Amount: Rs.1000 from January 2008
Rs.500 from July 2006

Pahansila Administrative Account: Sampath Bank, Kandy

Project Supervisor:
P.M. Anulawathie (Staff, Vijayaba National School, Maho),
Ihalagama Para,

Phone: (94) 37 561 7458

Reports and Documents Received: Letter from the scholarship recipient
Letter from school authority
Copy of the class report
Copies of the bank statements
Letter from project supervisor

Remarks from the Committee (current period): Placed 1st in the class at 2008 first term examination with an average of 85.44 marks. From January 2008 project was transferred to an Interim Committee under Pahansila General Coordinating Committee (PGCC) from US West Chapter. Strongly recommend to continue the scholarship in 2009.

Previous Remarks:
2007 July - December: 1st in the class with an average of 79.33 at most recent term examination. Student/parent has mailed a letter to the donor directly. A co-donor agreed to increase the scholarship amount to Rs.1000 per month from January 2008. The student participated at the meeting held in Kandy for Pahansila recipients with his father. Project will be transferred to Interim committee from 2008 January.

2007 January - June: Recommend to continue the scholarship and increase the scholarship amount to at least Rs.1000 ($10) per month.