The Department offers scholarships based on students’ performance. Scholarships are available for current undergraduates.
AIA Sri Lanka partnered with Wayamba University of Sri Lanka to offer a scholarship for Excellence in Insurance Studies to the most outstanding final year student in the Insurance & Valuation Department of the University. The selected student receives a monthly allowance for a period of 10 months during the final year of study and a six-month career guidance training opportunity at the company on completion of the degree.
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In recognition of his invaluable contribution to insurance in Sri Lanka, and, Janashakthi Insurance Co Ltd which founded 14 years ago, the company’s management in collaboration with the Wayamba University of Sri Lanka recently had an awards scheme in honour of C.T.A. Schaffter.
“The CTA Schaffter Award”, as it has been called, will be awarded annually to the top three students who excel in the B.Sc (Hons) degree programme in Insurance and Valuation at the Wayamba University.
Picture shows Managing Director of Janashakthi Insurance Co Ltd Prakash Schaffter (third from right) exchanges documents in this regard with the Dean of the Faculty of Business Studies of the Wayamba University S.K. Gamage. Also present are General Manager (Sales and Marketing) Ravi Liyanage, Head of the Department of Insurance and Valuation Aminda Perera, AGM Human Resource Development at JICL Lalith Munasinghe, and, General Manager (Insurance) at JICL Mrs. Dayalani Abeygunawardana.
From left: D.G.L. Rasika (Lecturer, University of Wayamba), S.K. Gamage (Senior Lecturer), M.H.M.C.Bandara (silver medal winner), S. Sivakumar (gold medal winner), Prakash Schaffter (Managing Director, Janashakthi Insurance), Gamini Peiris (General Manager HR & Administration) and Lalith Munasinghe (Assistant General Manager, Human Resource Development). Absent R.G.I.S. Gamage (bronze medal winner
Janashakthi’s General Manager Finance and Planning Bertal Pinto Jayawardene, General Manager Insurance Dayalanie Abeygunawardena, Silver Medal winner R. P. J Rajapathirana, Gold Medal winner D. K. Manodara, Janashakthi’s Managing Director Prakash Schaffter Department of Insurance and Valuation Head Aminda M. Perera and HR and Administration General Manager Gamini Peiris The Gold Medal winner is a member of the Janashakthi family and is attached to its Technical Department.
Medal Winners with Head of the Department Mrs.M.A.C.H Perera in Department of Insurance and Valuation(3rd from Left)