Officer Vladimir Maleev Memorial Scholarship

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Officer Vladimir Maleev Scholarship

Officer Vladimir Maleev Memorial Scholarship

Three (3) one thousand dollars ($1000) scholarships

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Officer Vladimir Maleev Scholarship

The Bulgarian American Police Association is happy to announce that we are awarding three (3) one thousand dollars ($1000) scholarships. The scholarships will be awarded to three (3) High School graduates or College students in the United States, who were born in Bulgaria or have at least one parent, who was born in Bulgaria. The scholarships must be used by the winners to attend public or private college and/or university in the United States for the 2023 – 2024 school year.

Who Can Apply?

    • Applicants must be born in Bulgaria or have at least one parent born in Bulgaria;
    • Must be enrolled full-time at an accredited public or private college/university in the United States in the upcoming 2023 – 2024 academic year.

Essay Requirements

  Write a three-page essay (1500 words) in Bulgarian or English about “What is your favorite city or village in Bulgaria and why?” The competition for these scholarships is always keen, and we take great satisfaction in knowing that we have helped some very deserving Bulgarian students pay for their higher education.


Essay must be submitted by July 15th, 2023. Please write your essay in the form below or by uploading it converted to a PDF file. Or send it over to email:

Winners Announcement:

The three winners will be contacted on July 18th, 2023 by a B.A.P.A. representative.

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