Semifinal and finals of the Scichallenge School Science Contest, organized by Faculty of Science to celebrate the 75th anniversary of University of Peradeniya was held on 11th October 2017. Prof Upul B. Dissanayake, Vice Chancellor of the University of Peradeniya, participated as the Chief Guestat the inauguration ceremony.
St. Joseph’s Balika Vidiyalaya, Kegalle , Sivali Cental Collage, Rathnapura, Dhammissara National Collage , Nattandiya and Maliyadava Boy’s Collage Kurunagala were selected for the semi – finals St. Joseph’s Balika Vidiyalaya and , Sivali Cental Collage were selected for the finals. Both schools obtained equal points at the finals and become joint champions.
Prof. R.L. Wijeyeweera, Deputy Vice Chancellor participated as the chief guest at the closing ceremony where certificates, cash and other prizes were awarded to the joint champions and other participating teams.