The BSBS had 60 members at the end of 2018.
Become a member
BSBS membership is open to Bulgarian citizens with research interests in English languages and linguistics, literatures in English, cultures of English-speaking peoples, translation and comparative studies, ELT, and other related areas.
- BSBS membership includes subscription to The European English Messenger, the official newsletter of the European Society for the Study of English (ESSE). For details on The European English Messenger, see http://www.essenglish.org/messenger.html.
- BSBS members are eligible to apply for an ESSE bursary. For details on the two types of ESSE bursaries, see http://www.essenglish.org/bursaries.html.
Candidates for BSBS membership should submit their application to the Society’s President. The application should include information about the candidate’s professional affiliation and activities, research interests, and publications. Each application is subject to approval by the General Meeting of the Society. Members can vote electronically.
Membership dues currently amounting to BGN 25 are payable ONLY ELECTRONICALLY to
First Investment Bank, “Sofia” Branch
Beneficiary: Българско Дружество на Англицистите
no later than 30 June of the current year.
- Postgraduate students are eligible to apply for membership. No list of publications is required from such applicants. If approved by the General Assembly, they become non-paying associate members of the Society.
- Former members, who wish to renew their membership, should submit their application to the Society’s President. Each application is subject to approval by the General Meeting of the Society. Members can vote electronically.