Rumesh Madumadewa

Full Name: Tennakoon Mudiyanselage Rumesh Priyantha Madumadewa

Home Address: 302/03, Digaviddagama, Nawa Medagama

Date of Birth: August 5, 1995

School or Educational Institute: Medagama College, Nawa Medagama

Grade or Academic Level: Grade 7

Educational Achievements and Extra Curricular Activities: Grade 5 scholarship exam (2006) - 126 marks.

Family Details and Income:
Father: Deceased (when the student was an infant).
Mother: K. Chandrika. Unemployed.
Siblings: None.
Other: Family lives with mother's parents.

Student's Bank Account: People's Bank, Dehiattakandiya

Scholarship Commenced on: July 2007

Donor(s): Lilani and Sydney Marasinghe, Wood Dale, IL

Monthly Scholarship Amount: Rs.1000

Pahansila Administrative Account: Sampath Bank, Kandy

Project Supervisor:
Mangalika Rupasinghe,
Vice Principal, Medagama College,
Nawa Medagama.

Phone: (94) 27 490 0576

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

Remarks from the Committee (current period): As requested by the donor, extra Rs.1000 were paid to the student from January through May to cover his medical expenses. Student was unable to sit for the 2008 first term exam due to his medical condition. Hence no class report was produced. Second and third term class reports will be produced with 2008 year end reports. School attendance - 63/90 days. 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: 64.8 average at the most recent term examination. School attendance is 87%. According to the project supervisor, Rumesh is good at class work. However he was unable to attend school for many days as he underwent a surgery due to a kidney ailment. He needs to make frequent visits to Colombo for treatment. Therefore the donors agreed to give an extra Rs.1000 for 5 months to cover these expenses. The mother of the student participated at the meeting held in Dehiattakandiya for Pahansila recipients. Project will be transferred to Interim committee from 2008 January.

2007 January - June: Recommend to continue the scholarship.