Thank you to the applicants for the High School Competition for Scholarships for 10-graders to study in USA (ASSIST, Davis) and UK (HMC).

We already have the names of the finalists. We have sent emails to all of you with information about your results.  If you have not received an email, please contact us.

The competition for scholarships for the 2022/23 academic year will be announced in the autumn. The updated forms and information materials for the programs will be available on our site in early October 2021.

The competition is administered by the Bulgarian Reading Association (BulRA). The finalists get scholarships to study in prestigious high schools in USA or UK.

In case you still have any questions after you have read the detailed information here, please contact us on

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Bulgarian Reading Association (BulRA)

BulRA was registered in 2001. In 2003 it was chartered as a national affiliate of the International Literacy Association (ILA) ( and a member of IDEC (International Development of Europe Committee) ( ) . It is a founding member of the Federation of the European Literacy Associations (FELA) (  and the RWCT IC (Reading & Writing for Critical Thinking  International Consortium) ( ).

BulRA is an NGO involved in various educational projects and activities outreaching diverse target groups – students of different age, parents, school and university teachers and educators in general. Its national network of members and partners makes it possible to reach directly prospective learners from different geographical sites, of different social and ethnic background and thus disseminate the good practices.