Sampath Bank, as a value addition to its gamut of benefits that are on offer for its Minor savings Account Holders, is organizing a series of seminars and workshops island wide to improve academic skills of students preparing for the Year 5 scholarship exam this year.
The Bank has been continuously holding Year 5 scholarship seminars since 2010, and this year's event will be the 4 th such event. “Sampath Pubudu” and “Sampath Sapiri” Children's Savings account holders as well non-account holders can participate at this event.
This year, arrangements are being made to hold ten Year 5 scholarship Seminars Island wide, covering all nine provinces. The inaugural workshop was held at the Dikwella Vijitha Central College on May 18 th with the participation of over 850 students while the second workshop was held on June 1 st at Horana Sreepali Vidyalaya.
In organizing the workshops, Sampath Bank management has selected areas such as Padaviya, Embilipitiya, Chilaw, Bandarawela, Higurakkgoda, Trincomalee and Vavuniya paying more attention to students with economic hardships and fewer resources. The Trincomalee and Vavuniya workshops will be conducted in the Tamil medium.
The training workshop/seminar series organized jointly with ‘Neth FM radio' will be held till August 10th . Furthermore, Sampath Bank intends presenting cash rewards and scholarships to those students who display the highest skills both at national and district level under Year 2013 scholarship training programme.
The seminars and workshops will be conducted by Year 5 exam paper marking teachers, experienced government school teachers and some popular intellectuals in the country.
The seminars will discuss model papers and also focus on time management, and ways to answer difficult questions.
On the sidelines of the workshops which are aimed at encouraging students to successfully pass the exam, this year, the Bank has also organized a special seminar to educate parents on financial management and banking industry.
Sampath Bank is proud to open its latest branch at the iconic Mattala Rajapakse International Airport.
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It is with great pleasure, we announce the appointment of Mr. Aravinda Perera our Managing Director as the President of the Association of the Professional Bankers – Sri Lanka at the 24th Annual General Meeting of the Association held recently. This appointment is significant as the APB is celebrating their 25th Anniversary this year.
Mr. Perera has served as the Senior Vice President of APB during the year 2012/2013 before taking over this prestigious position. Also he has held the Vice President position in the Association over a long period
The immediate past president Mr H M Hennayake Bandara (General Manager-NSB) is handing over the presidentship to Mr Aravinda Perera