Diri Daru - Scholarship Scheme

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Our children are our future
When their future becomes bright, the world becomes a better place. What you save today for your children will be a great strength for them tomorrow. To enable them to realize their dreams, we are offering HNB Diri Daru scholarships.
The benefits we offer you



500 Diri Daru scholarships for the top performers in the Year 5 Scholarship exams.
Maintain a minimum deposit of Rs.10,000/- in your child’s HNB Singithi Lama account before the exam and make him/her eligible for an HNB Diri Daru scholarship.


 Category                                                                Value of each scholarship

The 20 best students in the district                             Rs. 20,000/-

1st place all-island                                                      Rs. 300,000/-

2nd place all-island                                                     Rs. 200,000/-

3rd place all-island                                                      Rs. 100,000/-


Other Scholarships

100 Diri Daru scholarships worth Rs. 10,000 each for the top performers in the local and London O/Ls

100 Diri Daru scholarships worth Rs. 10,000 each for the top performers in the local and London A/Ls

50 HNB Diri Daru scholarships for special achievements

Qualify to represent the country or establish national records in sports events which are recognized under

Olympic sports, or recognition at international or national level for new inventions or creativity, or achievements at international or national level for art, drama & cultural activities, 50 Diri Daru  scholarships of Rs.10,000 each will be awarded.

 

Terms and conditions
  1. The Bank will call for applications from eligible account holders through press & radio advertisements. (No customer will be personally notified)
  2. Separate applications should be submitted if applying for more than one category.
  3. The required balances should be maintained in the account prior to the exam / event.
  4. The child should be attending school and be below 20 years.
  5. All applications should be sent with certified copies of certificates to any HNB branch on or before the closing date. The Bank will not be responsible for any original certificates sent.
  6. The Bank’s decision on Diri Daru scholarships will be final and conclusive.
  7. The Bank reserves the rights to change / cancel this scholarship scheme without prior notice to customers.
  8. Parents / guardians of children selected for scholarships will be personally notified about the awards ceremony.
  9. The time period considered for the scholarship is from January to December of the particular year.
What must you do



Maintain a minimum deposit of Rs.25,000/- in your child’s HNB Singithi Lama account or HNB Teen account before the relevant exam or event and make him/her eligible for the scholarships or merit  awards.

Documents to be submitted

  1. Duly completed application form. (The form will be available at HNB branches and on www.hnb.net
  2. Copy of the first page of the HNB Singithi Lama or HNB Teen passbook.
  3. Copy of the examination results sheet certified by the school principal or a certified letter from the Federation / Association confirming the child’s achievements in the event.

 

 


 


Diri Daru - Scholarship Scheme

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