August 21 is approaching – the deadline for applications for the annual contest for the President of the Republic Award, named after the world-famous inventor of Bulgarian origin John Atanasoff.
The 2017 Presidential Initiative will award prizes in the following categories:
1.John Atanasov Award of the President of the Republic of Bulgaria – awarded to young Bulgarian scientists who have distinguished themselves in the field of computer science, with the aim of promoting worldwide the development of the potential of young Bulgarians.
- “John Atanasov Certificate – Students and their teachers” – for successes achieved in the International Olympiads in Informatics and Information Technology during the year;
- “John Atanasov Certificate – for a project of great public contribution”
- “John Atanasov Certificate – for a debut breakthrough in the field of computer technology.”
The John Atanasov Prize has been awarded to outstanding young Bulgarian scientists and researchers in the field of computer science since 2003. Among the winners of the Presidential Award are heads of research centers of leading research institutes and multinational companies in various fields of computer science.
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