Bulgarian Creative Writing Competition

2017 BCWC winners

And here are the national winners of the 2017 Bulgarian Creative Writing Competition! All regional finalist essays were read and assessed on Saturday, March 11,2017 by our panel of 12 native speakers and Bulgarian professionals – Angela Rodel, Borislav Pantaleev, Darina Konova, Dimitar Tsekov, Galina Nikolova, Gergana Paraskova, Gergana Yaneva, Joseph Herr, Neli Gacheva, Sunny Stimmler,Valya Zavyalova and Vladimir Mihailovski.

“In the past few years reading these essays and getting a glimpse of the creative worlds of 6th to 12th graders has been one of the yearly pleasures for me” – Galina Nikolova

Check the results at 2017 National Results

There are 21 winners – 3 per grade level – and these students, as well as their English teachers (1 per school), will be invited to attend the official BCWC awards ceremony in Blagoevgrad on April 22, 2017. Schools and winners will be contacted individually at a later time in order to coordinate the logistics for the event.

Once again, congratulations to all! The winning essays will be unveiled for all to read on the BCWC website. Stay tuned!

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