Financial Aid

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE FOR NEEDY STUDENTS

Published 2022-08-02

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE FOR NEEDY STUDENTS

FACULTY OF VETERINARY MEDICINE AND ANIMAL SCIENCE

Applications are called for a short term (6 months) financial assistance for the needy students of the faculty.

Please apply on or before 3 rd August using the application in the faculty

website (Students --Quick links -- download) or By click here

Eligibility Criteria

All students except final year students of faculty are eligible for applying to this bursary. However, priority will be given to the students who are not receiving any financial assistance. However, students who are receiving only the Mahapola scholarship or any other bursary are also will be considered.

Conditions of the Bursaries

The following conditions are applicable for all bursaries listed above:

1. Students who receive bursaries need to register in the faculty for the respective academic year for which they receive the bursary.

2. If a student is found to have falsified details in the application, he/ she will be disqualified from consideration for a bursary. If he/ she has already received financial aid in part, it will be discontinued immediately and the student concerned will be barred from applying for future financial aids. Further, the student will have to fully reimburse funds already received under the bursary.

3. The Bursary will be discontinued for students who repeatedly get referred in examinations and as a consequence are in a different batch that that they were originally registered in. However, if a student has deferred their batch for a valid reason (e.g. medical condition), their bursaries will be continued although the total value/ duration of the bursary will not be increased (applicable to students who receive the bursary of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science).

4. Students who have been subjected to a disciplinary action in the University are automatically disqualified from consideration for a bursary.

5. If a student who receives financial aid commits any act categorized as an offense under University Rules and Regulations, which calls for disciplinary action, the bursary will be discontinued immediately and the student concerned will be barred from applying for a future financial aid.

6. It is necessary to have 80% attendance for each semester for a student who receives a bursary.

All applications will be screened by a Selection Committee appointed by the Faculty Board of the Faculty of Veterinary

Medicine and Animal Science. The decision of Selection Committee will be final.

FINANCIAL AID FOR STUDENTS – 2022/ 2023

Applications are called for the following grants for students who require financial assistance.

Please read the eligibility criteria and use the application form provided to apply for these bursaries

Completed applications together with relevant supporting documents should be sent via registered post or handed over in a sealed envelope addressed to the “Senior Assistant Registrar, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, University of Peradeniya, Peradeniya” on or before 16.30 hrs on 15 March 2020

Senior Assistant Registrar/FVMAS