CVCD-AWARD: Committee of Vice-Chancellors and Directors (CVCD) Most Outstanding Senior Researcher Award of the Field of Humanities, Social Sciences, and Aesthetics Excellence :
The Committee of Vice-Chancellors and Directors (CVCD) confer the CVCD Excellence Awards once every 2 years since 2006 to recognize, appreciate and honor the outstanding contributions and accomplishments in research, innovation and invention by the staff in the University system.
There are three categories of awards.
- The most Outstanding Senior Researcher and
- The Most Outstanding Young Researcher in six fields of study and
- The Most outstanding Inventor.
Prof. Asanga Tilakaratne, Buddhist Studies Unit – 2014
Senior Prof. Premakumara de Silva, Department of Sociology – 2018