At the request of the President of the OBA, the College is pleased to announce the following Trinity Prize award winners for 2017:
Vice Admiral Travis JL Sinniah WWV,RWP,RSP**
Vice Admiral Sinniah is the 21st Commander the Sri Lanka Navy.
Awards won by him during his career listed below:
- UththamaSevaPadakkama (USP)
- Vadamaratchi Campaign Medal
- Riveresa medal with clasp
- North and East operations medal with double clasp
- Sri Lanka long-service medal with clasp
- PoornaBhoomi Operations Medal
- Humanitarian operation medals for North and East with clasps
Dr. Abdul-Sattar Yoosuf
Dr Abdul Sattar Yousuf was a WHO Health Care Administrator and Director-General of Health services in the Maldives.
Mr Hussain Afeef
Mr. Hussain Afeef is a Maldivian entrepreneur and a pioneer of the Maldivian Tourism Industry.
Professor Asoka Nugawela
Dr. Nugawela is a Senior Agricultural Scientist, an Academic and an expert in Rubber.
Mr. Bertram Senaka Bandara Tittawella
Bertram Tittawella is an Attorney-at-Law, who served as the Secretary-General of the Sri Lankan Parliament from 1994 to 1999.
Emeritus Professor Derek Frewin AO
Professor Derek Frewin was a Professor in Clinical Pharmacology at the University of Adelaide, Australia.
Emeritus Professor Doraiswamy Jana Janakiram
Dr. Janakiram is an Agricultural Scientist and an Academic based in Guelph, Ontario, Canada.
Dr. Lakshman Karalliedde
Dr. Karalliedde is an Anaesthetist, a Toxicologist and a University Academic.
Justice Dr Ranjit BandaraRanaraja
Justice Ranaraja was a Judge of the Court of Appeal and served as the Parliamentary Ombudsman thereafter.
Mr. Roshan Rajadurai
Mr. Roshan Rajadurai is a Senior Planter with an outstanding record who is presently the Managing Director of Kelani Valley, Talawakelle and Horana Plantations of the Hayleys Group.
Air Vice Marshall Saranath Rambukwella USP isc
Air Vice Marshall Rambukwella has received several awards and medals during his career in the Sri Lanka Air Force which are listed below:
- Uththama Seva Padakkama
- Armed Services Long Service Medal and Clasp
- Poorna-Bhumi Medal
- Riviresa Campaign Medal
- Eastern Humanitarian Campaign Medal
- Northern Humanitarian Campaign Medal
Professor Thangamuthu Jayasingam
Prof Jayasingam, a Botanist, Academic, Attorney-at-law and Peace Activist is presently the Vice-Chancellor of the Eastern University of Sri Lanka, Vantharamoolai.
Mr. Arjuna Ekanayake Ranawana
Arjuna Ranawana is a news Journalist working in both print and electronic media.
Major General A. M. Perera RWP RSP psc
Major General Mano Perera has received several awards and medals during his career in the Sri Lanka Army which are listed below:
- Rana Wickrama Paddakkama
- Ranasoora Paddakkama(5 times)
- Wadamarachchi campaign Medal
- Rivirasa Campaign Medal
- Wanni humanitarian operations Medal
- Purna Bhoomi Paddakkama.
Mr. Madhura Prematilleke
Madhura Prematilleke is an Architect and Urban Designer.
Night of the Lions, 9th September 2017
The awards will be presented as the ‘Night of the Lions’ even on 9th September at the College Hall. The event will commence at 4pm. Click on this link for the programme for the event.
125th Anniversary weekend
Full details of the 125th Anniversary weekend of events is attached below:
Trinity College Old Boys Association
Information about the OBA and its activities is available on their website: TCK Old Boys Association
Details of all past recipients of the Trinity Prize awarded by the OBA can be found this page: Trinity Prize