The Alexander Foundation

The primary goal of the foundation is to promote and support the development of the Bulgarian university education through a number of initiatives including the organisation and sponsorship of conferences.

AF225: Fixed Income Securities, Debt Markets and the Macro Economy

23 July – 10 August 2012, London

The Aleksander Foundation announces a competition for one full scholarship for AF225: Fixed Income Securities, Debt Markets and the Macro Economy,┬áThe London School of Economics (LSE) Summer School 2012, 23 July – 10 August 2012, London.

The Event

Eligible Applicants will be:

  • In their 4th year/ Masters of Economics/Finance studies at a recognized Bulgarian University
  • Have already successfully completed courses in micro- and macroeconomics, as well as in mathematics and statistics
  • Possess an excellent academic record and strong knowledge of the English language

The scholarship will cover:

  • Tuition
  • Three week accommodation at an LSE Residence Hall
  • Return plane ticket to London and daily expense allowance

The Application

First Round – Documents:

All documents should be completed in English and clearly labeled (First Name, Second Name, Document Name – for e.g. Aleksander Petrov, CV).

  • Curriculum Vitae (CV) of maximum 2 pages
  • Essay of 1000 words on one of the following topics: “In the current crisis what role does ECB play and what should it be doing?” or “Are financial markets a fair evaluator of a country’s credit worthliness?”

Second Round – Interviews.

Are you prepared?