JobTiger Scholarship  2008/2009
Loyalty to the company - why and how long

The "JobTiger" Scholarship 2008/2009 Competition is finalized.

Winners


Scholarship
Mariana Peneva SU St. Kliment Ohridski, Business administration Essay
One-time encouraging prize amounting to 250 BGN.
Yordan Dzhambazov UNWE, Finances Essay
Nikolay Mihaylov SU St. Kliment Ohridski, Clinical and consultative psychology Essay
One-time encouraging prize amounting to 150 BGN.
Ina Koceva SU St. Kliment Ohridski, International relations Essay
Silvina Sobadzhieva New Bulgarian University, Law Essay
One-time encouraging prize amounting to 50 BGN
Tomi Tsolov University of Veliko Turnovo, Psychology Essay
Simeon Petrov SU St. Kliment Ohridski, Public management and policy Essay
Krasimira Rusimova UNWE, Marketing Essay
Marieta Mitseva South West University, Blagoevgrad, Law Essay
Plamena Ilcheva SU St. Kliment Ohridski, Japanese Studies Essay

The "JobTiger" Scholarship 2008/2009 Competition has started for fifth year in succession. The scholarship is for one academic year, as from 1 October 2008 to 30 June 2009 and amounts to one minimal salary, paid on a monthly basis. The scholarship is awarded to participants who perform best in an essay-writing competition on a socially important subject, related to the education of young people and the possibility for professional realization in Bulgaria. Every Bulgarian citizen, student in a Bulgarian University (full-time or student by correspondence), for bachelor or masters degree may take part in the competition.

Starting date: 1 July 2008
Deadline for sending essays: 1 September 2008

General information about "JobTiger" Scholarship 2008/2009


One, two or three scholarships will be awarded, depending on the participants' 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 October 2008 to 30 June 2009.

Terms of participation

  1. Every Bulgarian citizen, student in a Bulgarian University (full-time or student by correspondence), for bachelor or masters degree may take part in the competition.
  2. The scholarship may be awarded to a participant who has not discontinued his/her education and is a student in 2008/2009 academic year. For this purpose the finalists must present a certificate.
  3. Participants should write an essay on the subject "Loyalty to the company - why and how long" and a CV. You can find a CV form on JobTiger's website, in the section "For Jobseekers / CVs". Registration in JobTiger is free of charge.

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 4 pages long, in .doc format.
  4. The author presents and defends his essay personally.
  5. Participant could have only one essay.
  6. Essays' evaluation criteria are:
    • Realism;
    • Originality and creativity;
    • General impression of language, style, ideas.


Essays' evaluation is done in four stages:

1st stage: Evaluation of all received essays. It is done by JobTiger team. The 10 best essays are chosen;
2nd stage: The 10 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

1 September 2008

To apply:

Send your essays and CVs to:
e-mail: scholarship@jobtiger.bg
or to:
JobTiger / For the "Loyalty to the company - why and how long" competition
3, Shipka Str., fl.3
1504 Sofia


For more information: scholarship@jobtiger.bg