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.

Investment Analysis: Theory and Practice

28 July – 17 August 2013, London

The Aleksander Foundation announces a competition for one full scholarship for the “Investment Analysis: Theory and Practice” course, The London School of Economics (LSE) Summer School 2013, 28 July – 17 August 2013, London.

The Event

Eligible Applicants will:

  • Be in their 4th year/ Masters of Economics/Finance studies at a Bulgarian University
  • Have already successfully completed courses in finance, mathematics and statistics
  • Possess an excellent academic record and strong English knowledge

The scholarship will cover:

  • Tuition
  • Accommodation at an LSE Hall
  • Return plane ticket to London
  • Daily expense allowance

The Application

First Round – Documents:

  • CV of maximum 2 pages
  • Essay (1000 words) on the topic of: “Given what’s going on in European financial markets (from sovereign crisis to inflation worries), where should we be investing our pensions?”

Send to:
Deadline: 18.00h, May 15th, 2013

Second Round – Interviews:

Four short-listed candidates will be notified by e-mail on May 20th, 2013 and invited for an interview.

The interviews will be held on May 22nd, 2013 at the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Sofia University.

Final decision on the winning candidate will be announced on May 24th, 2013.

Are you prepared?