JobTiger Scholarship  2004/2005
"How do I see JobTigers future"

"JobTiger" Scholarship is set up for the first time this year.
One, two or three scholarships will be awarded, depending on the participant' performance in the competition.
The scholarship amounts to one minimal salary and is paid on a monthly basis.
The scholarship is for one academic year, as from 1 September 2004 to 30 June 2005.
The scholarship is paid in the end of every month, as from 31 September 2004.


Gergana Todorova Vylkova University of National and World Economy, International economic relations, 3rd year Essay
One-time encouraging prize amounting to 50 BGN
Sofia Borisova Yordanova University of National and World Economy, Finance, 2nd year Essay
Aniela Petrova Tsvetkova Sofia University, Law, 4th year Essay
Gergana Vasileva Milcheva University of National and World Economy, International economic relations, 3rd year Essay

Terms of participation

  1. Every Bulgarian citizen, student in a Bulgarian University may take part in the competition.
  2. Participants should prepare a CV and an essay on the subject "How do I see JobTigers future".
Required documents
  1. CV.
    You can find a CV form on JobTigers website, in the section "For Jobseekers / CVs". Registration in JobTiger is free of charge.
  2. Essay on the subject "How do I see JobTigers future".
    Problems which the participant should analyze in the essay:
    • JobTiger's position on Bulgarian labor market;
    • JobTigers services for job seekers advantages and disadvantages;
    • JobTigers services for employers advantages and disadvantages (optional);
    • What other services, related to professional realization, need young specialists in Bulgaria;
    • JobTigers future does the site have a future and how do you imagine its future existence.

Other information

  1. Information provided by a participant is confidential.
  2. The essay should be written in Bulgarian.
  3. The essay should be up to 15 pages long + up to 5 pages of supplements.
  4. The author presents and defends his essay personally.
  5. Participant could have only one essay.
  6. Essays' evaluation criteria are:
    • Realism and knowledge of the subject;
    • Usefulness for job seekers in Bulgaria;
    • General impression of language, style, ideas.
  7. Essays' evaluation is done in four stages:
    • 1st stage: Evaluation of all received essays. It is done by JobTiger team. The 15 best essays are chosen;
    • 2nd stage: The 15 best essays are evaluated by independent arbiters (at least 2). The average evaluation given by the independent arbiters and JobTiger team is calculated. 5 finalists are nominated;
    • 3rd stage: Final stage. Finalists defend their essays in front of a jury (in the form of an interview). The best performed participant is nominated.
    • 4th stage: Signing the scholarship contract with the winner.

Deadline for applications

13 July 2004

To apply:

Send your essays and CVs to:
or to:
JobTiger / For the "How do I see JobTiger's future" competition
3, Shipka Str., fl.3
1504 Sofia

For more information: