The National Science Foundation conducts School Science Societies programme with the aim of fostering students to acquire knowledge on latest developments in various fields of Science and Technology, to make them aware of the application of scientific knowledge in day to day activities and for the improvement of the standard of living.
Schools in Sri Lanka can join this program and get various benefits.
Benefits to the School by Joining School Science Societies
Service of local scientists as resource persons for science programmes
Provision of funds to conduct selected science projects
Provision of Vidurava Science Magazine free of charge
Members of school science societies will be given an opportunity to participate in periodic seminars, workshops, field trips and the World Science Day organized by the NSF
Entitled to participate in the Science Competitions conducted by the NSF for the celebration of the World Science Day.
How to Join
Contact One of the Scientific Officers at NSF: Janaka Karunasena or Chinthaka Ratnaweera
National Science Foundation, 47/5 Maitland Place, Colombo 7, Sri Lanka.
Tel: +94 011 2696771. Fax +94 011 2694754. Email [email protected]