National Civilian Bravery Awards 2012
The Foundation for Civilian Bravery is accepting applications from
Sri Lanka citizens seeking to nominate candidates for the Awards for
Civilian Bravery as conferred by the Foundation for 2012.
Those eligible for recognition are citizens of Sri Lanka who
courageously-without concern of danger to life or limb-volunteer to save
others whose lives are imperiled by tide, fire, mine, and rough seas and
similar dangers by natural disaster or man-made disasters.
The awards consist of the Budal Na Gold Medal and Silver Medals for
On receipt of the applications, a panel of judges will select the
persons to receive the awards on the basis of interviews and any
available supporting evidence.
*Closing date: April 15, 2012
*Applicable period: January 1, 2011 to December 31, 2011
*Applications may be submitted personally by the candidate or anyone who
is acquainted with the incident
*The responsibility for providing evidence lies with the applicant and
*Previous awardees of the gold and silver medals are not eligible for
*The decision of the judges is final