The 160th Prize Giving of Royal College will be
held on 3rd August at 3.30 p.m. at the Navarangahala.
The President Mahinda Rajapaksa will grace the
occasion as Chief Guest.
The First Lady Mrs. Shiranthi Rajapaksa Minister
of Education, Secretary, Ministry of Education, Senior officials
of the Ministry of Education, the Attorney General, Leader of
the Opposition, Ministers, Members of the House, past Principals
of this hallowed institution, eminent members of the alumni,
well wishers and proud parents of the prize winners will be
among the distinguished audience.
The Donhorst Memorial Prize for the most popular
Advanced Level Student, The Sir Mohamed Macan Markar Prize for
the Head Prefect and the Lalith Athulathmudali Memorial Award
for the Most Outstanding Royalist will be awarded.
Prizes will be awarded to students who topped
their class and those who scored the highest marks in each
subject within each grade. Prizes will also be awarded to
students who excelled in the literary and oratory fields in all
mediums and those who excelled in specialized fields such as
knowledge on the History of Royal College, Shakespearean
Literature, the United Nations, etc.
Special awards will be presented to students who obtained
exceptional results at the G.C.E. Ordinary Level and Advanced