Post On: [ July 13th, 2012 ]

Support from the AAUP chapters of Australia

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The AAUP Parent Body gratefully acknowledges the continuing support given by three AAUP chapters in Australia for its numerous activities concerning the welfare of the University of Peradeniya and its students. This year, they have offered a number of donations to strengthen our activities.

The AAUP - New South Wales Chapter has very generously donated A$ 4675.00 to the AAUP Parent Body. Of this A$ 4000.00 will be placed in a fixed deposit and the interest earned will be used to offer studentships annually starting from 2013. A$ 475 will be used this year (2012) to provide five studentships and game boards (Carrom and Chess) to be used by students in common rooms across all Faculties in the University of Peradeniya.

The AAUP - Western Australia Chapter has kind-heartedly donated A$ 2000.00 to the AAUP Parent Body. A$ 1000.00 is for the purchase new items and to repair of existing equipment in the Special Needs Centre of the Faculty of Arts, University of Peradeniya.
  1. Eight digital recorders with rechargeable batteries
  2. One 24" LCD/LED monitor
  3. Three uninterrupted power supply (UPS) units
  4. Funds for servicing and repairing of existing equipment

A$ 1000.00 to part fund the purchase of chairs and tables for the Agriculture Faculty - Mahailluppallama.

AAUP- Victoria Australia Chapter has kindly donated Rs. 60,000.00 to offer ten studentships for the year 2012.

We look forward to continued support from all our Alumni.

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