Win a scholarship!, together with the Bulgarion Media Academy and the VUZF University announced a competition for 50% scholarship for  master’s programme  in Journalism, Production  and Finance.

The programme aims to raise the standards of journalism and production training.

Lack of sufficient practical focus in existing programmes at Bulgarian universities is a  strong motivation for creation a modern and world-class training in journalism and production.

Training of good journalists specializing in economics, politics, social sphere and investigation topics with camera handling and montage skills will contribute to the development of the media sector in Bulgaria. At the same time, the producers’ domain also needs financially competent and adequately working media professionals.

Studying under this Master’s Programme you will receive knowledge from the best journalists, producers and media experts in Bulgaria.

The lecturers are famous journalists, highly-ranked prosecutors, producers, media managers and financiers. Compulsory practice and internship will enable you to make valuable contacts and start working in the media business.

Conditions to apply:

Applicants must prepare an essay on the topic “Freedom of the media starts …”

All who have completed a bachelor’s degree can apply.

Requirements for technical layout of the essay:

Up to 3 standard pages

Font – Times New Roman, font size  - 12pt.

Essays that are not submitted by the deadline or exceed the stated content will not be considered.

Applicants will be evaluated by a committee comprising: Galia Shtarbeva – co-founder of the Bulgarion Media Academy and news presenter on Nova TV, Lora Krumova – co-founder of the Bulgarion Media Academy and TV presenter on bTV, Evgenia Drumeva – editor  in chief of Vesti. Bg.

Essays, together with brief curriculum vitae of the applicants must be sent to the address:

Application deadline is from September 12 till September 17, 2013.

The winner will be announced on the 20th of September, and the best essays will be published in