For the ninth consecutive year, the Bulgarian-American Fulbright Commission announces a competition for 10 scholarships, each worth $5,000, provided by the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Embassy in Sofia, under the Opportunity Funds-Bulgaria program. The scholarships are intended for talented Bulgarian students in the 11th and 12th grades (final year of their secondary education) to prepare them for applying to accredited American higher education institutions.

The deadline for submitting documents is January 8, 2024.

Details about the competition can be found here:

Tips from current participants in the Opportunity Funds-Bulgaria program for future candidates are available on YouTube:

Translation: Simona Veleva