Awards 2016

The success of our children deserve special attention, in addition to talent, they are due to hard work and efforts undertaken during the year. With the granting of individual awards, we want to encourage and help young talents of Bulgaria. We want to make them proud of their achievements and highlight their success in a given area as a victory worthy of special attention. Our goal is to stimulate not only work on talent, but his expression. Therefore Project "Scholarships, awards and prizes” rewards not only talented, but also outstanding children - those who, in addition to improving their talents, show them in competitions with others. Talent, work, performances, achievements, sustainability and compliance with rules are our main evaluation criteria. We congratulate not only ranked finalists, but everyone else who turned to us and shared their successes, continue to work ever so hard and results will come. We wish many new successes to all the children of Bulgaria!

Laureates 2016

Nurgyul Salimova with the world cup in Chess

Nurgyul Ilhanova Salimova, 6-th grade, “Vasil Levski” school, Kreptcha

World champion in chess gets the Grand prize of the Foundation "Chance for talent 2016" for outstanding achievement in the field of chess.
Significant achievements for the past two years: 2015 - World champion in chess for girls up to 12 years; State champion for girls up to 12 years (Classic chess); State champion for girls up to 12 years (Rapid chess); Bronze medal for boys up to 12 years (Blitz); Silver Medal of the State Championship for Women with the team of Burgas 64; State champion of school teams championship of ,, Vasil Levski'' school Krepcha, Champion of the EU for boys and girls up to 12 years; Champion of the state team championship up to 12 years with the team of Burgas 64; 5th place at the European Championship for girls to 12 years; 2016 - State champion for girls under 18 (Classic chess); State champion for the girls under 18 (Rapid chess); State champion for girls under 18 (Blitz);

Anika Shinikova

Anika Marinova Shinikova, 11-th grade, School of Mathematics, Blagoevgrad

Individual cash prize for excellent performance at republican Olympiads, competitions in the field of philosophy.

Significant achievements for the past two years: First place in XIX-th school philosophical conference "MAN - WORLD" 2014-2015; First place and gold medal in the National Olympiad in philosophy 2014-2015; First place and gold medal of the XX-th school philosophical conference "MAN - WORLD" 2015-2016; Third place and bronze medal at the National Olympiad in philosophy 2015-2016.
Kristian Todorov

Kristian Vasilev Todorov, 7-th grade, “Hristo Botev” school, Gorna Malina

Individual cash prize for excellent performance on republican Olympiads, contests and competitions in the field of music.

Significant achievements for the past two years: In 2015 - third place in the competition for romantic music "American protégé", New York, USA; First place at the 11th National Children's and Youth competition with international participation for Music and Dance "Orpheus gift”; First place and special prize "Andrei Stoyanov" on the IV International Competition for Pianist-amateurs "Vivapiano"; First place on the II national children's festival-competition "New Piano", Sofia; First place on VIII Festival-Contest "With the wings of music," and a special prize - a master class of prof. Ludmil Angelov and Special Prize "Maria Dinolova" on the same competition. 2016 - First place at an international competition "Piano Craiova", Craiova, Romania; Second place at the national competition with international participation "Orpheus gift”; First place at the international piano competition-amateurs "Vivapiano" - Sofia and second in a duo for four hands in the same competition.
Dimitar Oparlakov

Dimitar Yasenov Oparlakov, 8-th grade, “Peter Beron” mathematics school, Varna

Individual cash prize for excellent performance on national and international Olympiads, contests and competitions in mathematics.

Significant achievements: Dimitar is a finalist in the "Prizes, scholarships and awards" for the second consecutive year. For the period April 2015 - April 2016 he won an impressive ten medals: 2 silver from international competitions - a second Iranian Olympiad in geometry and the International Teenage Mathematical Olympiad in Malaysia (ITMO); 5 gold, 1 silver and 2 bronze medals from national competitions, among them: first place and a gold medal with the maximum points on 24th mathematical tournament "Ivan Salabashev", First place and a gold medal with maximum points of National Mathematics Competition "Atanas Radev", Yambol; First place and  gold medal of Mathematical Competition "Hitar Petar", Gabrovo; First place on 24th mathematical tournament "Free University"; First place and a gold medal with the maximum points on 20th mathematical tournament "Academic Kiril Popov", Shumen.
Yasen Malevski

Yasen Ivanov Malevski, 5-th grade, “Peter Beron” school, Plovdiv

Individual cash prize for talented kid with limited financial resources for achievements in sport dancing.

Significant achievements for the past two years: Silver medal in category mini-duet in qualifiers for the World Dance Cup 2016; Silver Medal in category solo for children at Dance Sport Festival,  Veliko Tarnovo; Two gold medals in solo category and a gold medal in duet category in qualifiers for the Dance World Cup 2016; Two gold medals in solo category for children in Sofia Dance Fest, March 2016.
Mathew Mashkov

Mathew Petkov Mashkov, 7-th grade, “Baba Tonka” school, Ruse

Individual cash prize for talented children with limited financial opportunities for achievements in the field of physics.

Significant achievements for the past two years: Second place at the III-rd International Olympiad in experimental physics EPO 3 - "Day of the resistor", Kumanovo 30.10.2015; Third prize in the National Competition in Physics, 2015, C. Veliko Tarnovo; Second prize at the national competition in Physics 12 to 13 March 2016 in Burgas; First place at the National Physics Olympiad 2016.
Paolina Gadjulova

Paolina Stoyanova Gadjulova, 11-th grade, “Kiril Popov” mathematics school, Plovdiv

Individual cash prize for talented children with limited financial opportunities for achievements in the field of Informatics.

Significant achievements: National Spring Tournament in Informatics, Plovdiv - first place and a gold medal; Winter competitions in Informatics 2015, Veliko Tarnovo - second place - silver medal; National Spring Tournament in Informatics 2015, Yambol - second place and a silver medal; Third place in the National ranking of competitors in informatics in age group - 10 grade.
Conferences: Students conference 2015 - award for excellent performance and an invitation for an interview with RSI (Research Science Institute); Students section 2015 - award for excellent performance and an invitation to participate in summer research school 2015; Students conference 2016 - award for excellent performance and an invitation for an interview with RSI (Research Science Institute) and a diploma for scientific guidance of excellent project submitted by the student; Students section 2016 - award for excellent performance and an invitation to participate in summer research school 2016 and diploma mentoring excellent project submitted by the student.
National contest "Young Talents" 2015, Sofia - winner - an invitation and participation in the European Union Contest for Young Scientists 2015, Milan, Italy; National competition "Fair Science and Innovation-Innofair" 2015 - Laureate and prize "Intel Excellence in Computer Science", invitation and participation in the Intel ISEF, Phoenix, USA; National contest "Young Talents", 2016, Sofia - Laureate of the BAI award.

 

 

 

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The participants in the fashion design project "Debut" of the Center for Young Talents in Burgas together with the famous Burgas designer Maria Taneva realized the dream of a graduate with limited financial possibilities, creating a special prom dress for her.

The twelfth grade student was chosen amongst many applicants because of the original and exciting motivation letter on "My Dream, My Future" she had prepared.

The model of the dream dress was by the graduates wish, and the overall performance and workmanship were made by talented young designers.

For children and youngsters from the Center, charity goes hand in hand with the development and improvement of their talents and they have been part of the charity campaign of the Chance for Children and Nature of Bulgaria Foundation for eight years now. The realization of this dream is another proof that good is being educated and it exists.

Behind the initiative are the Center for Young Talents, Emozione Fashion House and the Chance for Children and Nature of Bulgaria Foundation.


The golden girl of the Bulgarian chess Nurgul Salimova won the "Chance for talent 2019" award

On the eve of the most Bulgarian holiday May 24, "The Chance for Children and Nature of Bulgaria" Foundation honored Bulgaria's most talented. The award ceremony took place at Grand Hotel and SPA "Primoretz" in Burgas on May 19,.2019 from 17:00.

Bulgaria's biggest young talent in chess - Nurgyl Salimova, 9th grade, Vasil Levski secondary school, Opaka became the winner of the Grand Prize "Chance for the Talent 2019", the Foundation fully accepts the cost of the Bulgarian hope for the participation in the European Women's Chess Championship to be held in Monte Carlo in November 2019.

Individual prizes were awarded to young talents from the whole country, who won prizes at national and international competitions, contests and Olympiads in the field of Mathematics, Music and Literature - Konstantin Radostin Bashikov, 4th grade from "Prof. Pancho Vladigerov" Music School, Burgas for special achievements in the field of music, Yassen Plamenov Penchev, 7th grade, Acad. Ivan Gyuzelev School of Mathematics, Gabrovo for excellent performance on national and international Olympiads, competitions and contests in the field of mathematics, Viktor Ivaylov Kozhuharov, 10th grade, Baba Tonka School of mathematics, Rousse for talented children / young people with limited financial opportunities, who have achieved special successes in the field of informatics and information technologies, Stefanie Veselinova Angelova, 10th grade, First Language School, Varna for talented children / young people with limited financial opportunities, who have achieved particular successes in the field of literature and Dennis Ismetov Mustafov, 10th grade, "Hristo Botev" school, Shumen for an innovative project in the field of science and technology.

"In Bulgaria there are many talents! With the awarding of individual prizes we want to make Bulgaria's young talents proud of their achievements and to highlight their successes in a given field as an achievement that deserves special attention.This goal is to stimulate not only the work on talent, but also his performance, and the "Awards, Scholarships and Prizes" project already for nine years has been rewarding and stimulating not only the talented but also those outstanding children who, besides perfecting their talents, prove them in competitions with others," said Liliana Slavova, President of the Chance for Children and Nature of Bulgaria Foundation.

The finalists of the 5th National Literary Competition on "My Letter to Bulgaria" and the finalists of the 5th Regional Olympiad in Informatics and Information Technologies were also awarded. The two prestigious and staged forums were created and implemented by the Foundation, which uncovers and develops the gifts and abilities of Bulgarian children.

The annual celebration of the talent took place with many children's smiles, with wild applause and overcrowded hall, and the magic of Bulgarian music in the performance of the folk ensemble "Zelenika" at the Center for Young Talents in Burgas performed for all the guests.


Young talents present their book "My letter to Bulgaria" this Sunday in Burgas

Do you want to know what the young Bulgarians think about their country? What are their dreams, their fears, their desires and aspirations? Welcome to the Annual Talent Celebration organized for the ninth time by the Chance for Children and Nature of Bulgaria Foundation.

On May 19,.2019 from 17:00 winners of the Vth National Literary Competition on "My Letter to Bulgaria", organized by the Chance for Children and Nature of Bulgaria Foundation, will be officially awarded at the Grand Hotel and SPA Primoretz. The best twenty-eight narratives and essays are included in the book "My Letter to Bulgaria" and will be presented for the first time to a large audience that evening.

The idea of creating the book is of the Foundations team and the well-known Bulgarian contemporary author Radoslav Gizgindjiev. With the theme "My letter to Bulgaria", they challenge the young people to find out more about their attitude to the motherland and the message that the young authors want to send to the Bulgarian people. The organizers are convinced that one of the best mirrors that we can look at as a society is the young people of Bulgaria and they want their voice to be heard.

On the eve of the holiday, the Foundation will traditionally award the most successful and talented Bulgarian children with its "Awards, scholarships and prizes" program. Their medals will also be awarded to the finalists of the 5th Regional Olympiad in Informatics and Information Technologies, created and implemented by the organizers.

The guests will also have the chance to enjoy the wonderful annual exhibition "Gowns and Embroideries" of young artists from the Center for Young Talents, whose work is also the cover of the book "My letter to Bulgaria". The collection of stories and essays of young literary talents can be purchased from late May online or in bookstores in the country.


On 13.05.19. from 18:00. in the AtelieR gallery will be presented the annual exhibition and a show of talented children from the Center for Young Talents. The event is devoted to painting and embroidery and includes children from an art project in painting and graphics, led by Tanya Stoyanova and a Modular Design project headed by Maria Taneva at the CYT. The works in the exhibition as well as the fashion clothes and accessories are inspired by the traditional symbols of the Bulgarian costumes - the embroidery, refracted through the prism of the modern vision of the new generation.

"The central idea of ​​the Annual Exhibition and Review of our Talents this time is tracking and presenting the same theme through two different art styles We believe our guests will feel the original approach of young artists and will touch their inner world as an expression tool on this so beautiful Bulgarian theme.We look forward to all art lovers to visit the event and enjoy the creativity of the talented Burgas children. The works will be sold for charity to support the development of gifted children" , commented Liliana Slavova, Chairwoman of the Chance for Children and Nature of Bulgaria Foundation.

After the presentation, the paintings of the exhibition will be exhibited in the Act Hall of the Center for Young Talents, Bourgas, Atanas Sirekov sq. 4 in the period 14.05.2019 - 18.05.2019. On 19.05.2019 from 17:00 an exhibition will be held for the Annual Holiday of Talents at Grand Hotel and SPA "Primoretz" where the book "My letter to Bulgaria" will be presented, that collects stories and essays of talented children from all over the country.


On May 3, at the Center for Young Talents in Burgas the finalists of the 2nd Regional Mathematical Tournament for Preschool Children "I know it all" were awarded. The tournament is organized for the second consecutive year by the "Chance for the Children and Nature of Bulgaria" Foundation and the Center for Young Talents and is unique for the city. The participants were over 240 from 40 schools and kindergartens in Burgas and the region.

The event took place with many children's smiles, excitement and wild applause for the talented mathematicians, and a special musical greeting to the awarded children gave vocal group "Navy Blue", participants in the project of the Center for Young Talents headed by Mrs. Marieta Seklemova.

Each child received a medal and a certificate, as well as presents and sweet temptations provided by the Archimedes Publishing House and the Merengue confectionery, and the mood was even cheerful and festive with the colorful balloons provided by the Barutnitsa shop.

"During our work on mathematical projects, the idea of ​​creating and conducting a competition where the youngest can build strength and show their knowledge is born because we all know how important it is to discover and develop the talent purposefully in our earliest childhood, and our main goal in working with children is to provide the opportunity for all those who love and practice mathematics from the earliest age and to provoke creative thinking in solving applied mathematical tasks.", said Iliana Slavova Chairwoman of the Foundation "Chance for Children and Nature of Bulgaria" and Center for Young Talents, Burgas.