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.

Advanced Corporate Finance Course

27 July – 16 August 2008, London

The Aleksander Foundation announces a competition for one full scholarship for Advanced Corporate Finance Course, The London School of Economics (LSE) Summer School 2008, 27 July – 16 August 2008, London.

The Event

Eligible Applicants will be:

  • In their 4th year/ Masters of Economics/Finance studies at a recognized Bulgarian University
  • Have already successfully completed a course in mathematics and statistics
  • Possess an excellent academic record and strong knowledge of English
  • Able to demonstrate outstanding performance outside the academic field

The scholarship will cover:

  • The cost of the course
  • Three week accommodation at an LSE Residence Hall
  • Return plane ticket to London

The Application

First Round – Documents:

All documents should be completed in English and clearly labeled (First Name, Second Name, Document Name – for e.g. Aleksander Petrov, CV).

  • Curriculum Vitae (CV) of maximum 2 pages
  • Translated and certified academic transcripts (no originals necessary)
  • Essay (1000 words) on the topic of: “Why are convertible bonds and preferred stock the financial instruments of choice to raise funds in the current market environment? Discuss with examples”

Second Round – Interviews.

Are you prepared?