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Sponsor a Student

The annual sponsorship donation for a primary or secondary student is LKR 13,200 while for a university student the annual donation is LKR 23,760, both inclusive of the 10% admin fee introduced from January 2014. Sponsorships are for a minimum period of one year. Sponsors are requested to let CandleAid know in advance if they intend to terminate the sponsorship after one year. You can sponsor more than 1 beneficiary from this programme/and other programmes.

Online Sponsorship Form

Bank Account Details

A/C Name CandleAid Lanka
Bank Hatton National Bank, Moratuwa Branch
Account No 022010223682 (Sri Lanka Rupee)
A/C Name CandleAid Lanka
Bank Nations Trust Bank, Moratuwa Branch
Account No 014100008377 (Sri Lanka Rupee)
  1. The annual sponsorship donation for a primary or secondary student is LKR 12,000 and for a university student the annual donation is LKR 21,600. With the introduction of the 10% admin fee effective from 1st January 2014, the totals amount to LKR 13,200 and LKR 23,760 respectively. CandleAid disburses LKR 1000 per month to primary and secondary students and LKR 1,800 per month to university students.
  2. Balances arising out of favourable foreign currency conversions are channelled to the Education General Fund, to be used for other education related purposes or it is carried forward to the next renewal year to the credit of the sponsor.
  3. The period of sponsorship is expected to be for at least one year.
  4. Sponsors are kindly expected to bear any additional costs of remittance.

5. Remittances can be made in any of the following ways:

  • By Visa or Master Card: Please click the link to make an online donation
    * Please add 3.55 % of the donation to cover the card issuer’s commission.
  • By Cheque: Drawn in favour of “CandleAid Lanka” and mailed to: CandleAid Lanka, 21/4, Dharmaratne Avenue, Rawathawatte, Moratuwa, Sri Lanka.
  • By MoneyGram or Western Union – in the name of authorised Staff “K M C Malkanthi Silva, National Identity Card Number (NIC) 818103387 V
  • By Direct credit: To the following account:
    A/c Name : CandleAid Lanka
    Account No. : 022010223682 (LKR)
    Bank : Hatton National Bank
    Branch : Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
    Swift Code : HBLILKLX

Please ensure that you inform us of the remittance by emailing for purposes of identification and receipting. Donations could also be made through CandleAid Representatives.