Awards Received
  • International postgraduate research scholarship (IPRS) and Melbourne international research scholarship (MIRS) for my PhD study, 2003
  • Melbourne abroad travelling scholarship (MATS), 2007
  • Mahapola higher education scholarship for merit pass in G.C.E. (A/L), Sri Lanka, 1995
  • People's Bank scholarship for becoming the 7th in the Western province from G.C.E. (O/L), Sri Lanka, 1992 (click here to view the newspaper article)