CVCD Excellence Awards 2019

CVCD Excellence Awards Ceramoneywas held with pomp on the 19th of March 2019 at the President’s House under the patronage of His Excellency the President, Honourable Maithripala Sirisena. The event was graced by Hon. Rauf Hakeem, Minister of City Planning, Water Supply and Higher Education, Mr. M. M. P. K. Mayadunne, Secretary, Ministry of City Planning, Water Supply and Higher Education, Prof. Mohan De Silva, Chairman, University Grants Commission, Representatives of foreign missionss, and other officials within the University system.

The CVCD Excellence Awards takes place biannually to acknowledge the contributions made by those within the University system to the society through research. The following individuals were awarded on this occasion.

CVCD Excellence Awards 2019 – Final Results

Category Name University
Field of Study 1:Health Science/Medicine/Dental Science/Veterinary Science/Allied Science
Most Outstanding Senior Researcher Prof. Pujitha Wickramasinghe Colombo/Medicine
Most Outstanding Young Researcher Dr. Ranil Jayawardena Colombo/Medicine
Field of study 2:Technology/Science/Engineering/Architecture/Quantity Surveying/Information technology
Most Outstanding Senior Researcher Prof. J.B. Ekanayake Peradeniya/Eng
Most Outstanding Young Researcher Dr. G.I.U.S. Perera Moratuwa/Eng
Field of Study 3: Biology Science/Agriculture/Allied Science
Most Outstanding Senior Researcher Prof. W.A.J.M. De Costa Peradeniya
Most Outstanding Young Researcher Dr. Sameera R. Samarakoon Colombo
Field of Study 4: Physical Science
Most Outstanding Senior Researcher Prof. Rohana Chandrajith Peradeniya/Geology
Most Outstanding Young Researcher Dr. K.M.D.C. Jayatilaka Kelaniya
Field of Study 5: Humanities/Aesthetics/Social Sciences
Most Outstanding Senior Researcher Dr. D.A. Premakumara Colombo
Most Outstanding Young Researcher Mr. Manjula Mahinda Rajarata
Field of Study 6: Management/Law
Most Outstanding Senior Researcher Prof. R.M. Wasantha Rathnayake Sabaragamuwa/Mgt
Most Outstanding Young Researcher No applicants
Most Outstanding Inventor Not qualified