DAANA scholarship program
This year, we have received about 90 applications for DAANA scholarships 2017 from equally deserving candidates. We intend to sponsor as many applicants as possible with the help of your generous contributions. Our Thanks and appreciations go to those who have already donated and pledged to donate. We only have little over two months to reach this year's scholarship target and DAANA needs your help.
The scholarship applications have been screened and ranked by based on their academic merit, extra-curricular activities, hardships and other special qualifications, with the input and verification from the academic staff of Dharmaraja College.The cost of a scholarship is a one-time payment of $100. You are welcome to sponsor more than one scholarship, or a group of individuals can get together to sponsor one or more scholarships. These scholarships can be dedicated to the memory of your loved ones who have passed away.
If you wish to be a part of this worthy cause,
Please use the following link to select student/students that you would like to sponsor and you can name the scholarship.
DAANA 2017 Scholarship Program
Please pay online using the secured and dedicated DAANA paypal link
DAANA AGM and Get-Together
DAANA Annual General Meeting and Get-Together 2017 was held in Washington, DC on 07th of October at the India Palace in Germantown, MD. It was a fun filled glamorous event with singing and dancing, keeping up with the traditions of Washington DC chapter. The events commenced with the lightning of traditional oil lamp and the singing of college anthem. The welcome address was delivered by Krishanth Ediriweera of the DAANA DC chapter. The president of DAANA 2017, Shanaka Herath, addressed the gathering by presenting “Evolution of DAANA” linking the past,present and future. The outstanding contributions to DAANA by two pioneering members, Sanka Tennakoon and Hemantha Rathnayake were recognized awarding a plaque.DAANA 2017 vice president, Nishantha Bandara updated the DAANA members of DAANA scholarship program and its screening process. One of the highlights of the evening was the donation of several iPads by Kaushalya Siriwardena to help our young Rajans. The event was concluded by the vote of thanks by Thushara Diyabalanage, the Secretary of DAANA BOD 2017.
With a short notice, DAANA has been able to raised little over $600 for the medical camp organized by Dharmaraja College kandy OBU. We couldn’t have done this without the support of our members and their generosity.
University of Houston-Victoria visit to DRCK
DAANA was able to organize an event with the support of University of Houston Victoria officials to conduct few session at Dharmaraja College for A/L students to educate on study opportunities in the US Universities and the availability of scholarship opportunities as an international student. Event was a huge success with the participation of entire A/L student population. Our special thanks to Mr Upula Rathnakela and the University of Houston staff for their support.
LET'S MARCH WITH RAJANS ALONG THE SUPERIOR WAY !!
Date : 30th-October-2017
DAANA: Dharmaraja Alumni Association of North America
www.dharmaraja-na.org, [email protected]