On April 21, 2012 Sofia hosted the competition on nuclear power topics between school students organized by BULATOM, WorleyParsons and the Association of Women in Nuclear WIN-Bulgaria. Six teams from different cities competed in three rounds, where the highest number of points was collected by the students of the National Science and Mathematics School "Academic Chakalov ", in Sofia. The other teams have been awarded with certificates for their achievements in demonstrating detailed knowledge, understandable presentation of complex matters, attractive presentation, teamwork and enthusiasm during the competition.
"Event on nuclear energy in such a format was held for the first time in Bulgaria and we are extremely impressed by the active involvement, enthusiasm and knowledge of the students. All six teams performed successfully and we appreciate their interest and attitude towards nuclear energy, whose benefits for society, economy and environment are indisputable, continuously improving and developing. We will be glad if one day these students become part of the family of nuclear engineers in Bulgaria and we hope so because today some of them demonstrated knowledge of academic level ", said Stanislav Georgiev from BULATOM. He was a chairman of the three-member jury, presented also by Prof. Georgi Vassilev of Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski" and Ivaylo Stanev from "Onet Technologies"
All teams and their teachers were greeted by Radka Ivanova, president of WiN - Bulgaria, who awarded them with certificates and gifts from the sponsors - Kozloduy NPP, WorleyParsons, "Risk Engineering" and "Onet Technologies".
Teams received congratulations and certificates after their successful participation in the Nuclear Energy Competition.