Sunday, January 16, 2011



The American Research Center in Sofia (ARCS), Bulgaria, sponsors a three-week summer session on Bulgarian history and culture. The session consists of lectures at ARCS with visit to sites in and near Sofia and historical and cultural excursions throughout Bulgaria. Lectures and site reports are given by leading experts from Bulgarian universities and museums.

The program is open to graduate and advanced undergraduate students in North America, high-school and college teachers, and other scholars with a serious interest in Bulgarian history and culture. The total cost for participation not including international travel is $2,000 (full room and board, use of research facilities, local travel, and lectures).

Applications may be downloaded on line at: and should be returned by e-mail to Dr. Emil Nankov ( Applicants need to submit also a statement of interest (up to three pages), a CV, and, in the case of student applicants, two letters of recommendation (sent separately by e-mail). A limited number of grants to cover part of the participation fees will be available to the student applicants, to be awarded on the basis of merit.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: All application materials must be sent by February 15th.
The approved participants will receive a notification by March 15. The participation fee and a photocopy of a valid medical insurance card will be due by April 15.

Please direct any questions about ARCS academic programs, fellowships, or application procedures to Prof. Denver Graninger, Director of ARCS.
American Research Center in Sofia, 75 Vasil Petleshkov St., Sofia 1510, BULGARIA
TEL: (+359 2) 947 9498; FAX: (+359 2) 840 1962

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