Bulgarian Creative Writing Competition

BCWC 2019 registration and calendar of events

Dear students and teachers, we are getting ready for the new season of the Bulgarian Creative Writing Competition in English and would like to announce some important changes in the calendar of this year competition events: Registration period                                                         October 5 – 20, 2018 Writing days                                                                    November 27 – 28, 2018 Preliminary judging                                                        January 12, 2019 ...

2018 BCWC Award Ceremony

2018 BCWC Award Ceremony
“It was a great experience to be the Chairman of the jury of the Bulgarian Creative Writing Competition. I was curious and eager to learn more about the emotions and imagination of the young people. In a way you are all winners because you have conquered your fears.” Zachary Karabashliev, Bulgarian writer On April 14th, ...

2018 BCWC National winners

2018 BCWC National winners
And here are the national winners of the 2018 Bulgarian Creative Writing Competition! All regional finalist essays were read and assessed on Saturday, March 10,2018 by our panel of 14 native speakers and Bulgarian professionals – Darina Konova, Dimitar Tsekov, Galina Nikolova, Gergana Paraskova, Gergana Yaneva, Iliana Dimitrova, Joseph Herr, Maria Stefanova, Nadya Zaharieva, Oliver ...

2018 BCWC National qualifiers

2018 BCWC National qualifiers
Congratulations to all participants in 2018 Bulgarian Creative Writing Competition! 4 regional judging panels selected the following national qualifiers 2018 Regional Results Some interesting statistics from this year’s competition: Schools participating – 207 Essays submitted – 4518 Schools with highest number of participants – Plovdiv LS, Plovdiv – 64, Hristo Botev LS, Kardjali – 62, ...

Good luck!

On February 8th and 9th 2018 more than 4700 students will write in English using their creativity and imagination. What will you come up with in 60 minutes? The Jury Chairman Zachary Karabashliev wishes “Good luck” to all participants! Good luck! On February 8th and 9th more than 4700 students will write in English using ...

2018 BCWC participants

2018 BCWC participants
208 schools and more than 5000 students registered to participate in this year FUN! Here is the list of the participating schools: 2018 BCWC participating schools

BCWC 2018 registration

The registration for the new season will start on October 9th, 2017.  Looking forward to meeting with the best and the most talented students!

2017 BCWC Award ceremony

2017 BCWC Award ceremony
“It’s always a pleasure to read the essays, and I especially loved the prompts this year. I have to say, I was particularly taken with some of the younger grade essays.” Cynthia Phoel “It is my pleasure to be on the national judging panel for the 4th successive year! I was given the unique chance ...

2017 BCWC winners

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 ...

2017 BCWC National qualifiers

2017 BCWC National qualifiers
Congratulations to all participants in this year competition! 4 regional judging panels selected the following national qualifiers 2017 Regional Results Some interesting statistics from this year’s competition: Schools participating – 185 Essays submitted – 4823 Schools with highest number of participants – Plovdiv LS, Plovdiv – 98, Hristo Botev LS, Kardjali – 90, PGPRE “G. ...