Milgard Alumnus Maksim Rusev Selected for 2016-2017 Fulbright Scholar Award

Maksim Rusev, a Milgard School of Business alumnus with bachelor's and master's degrees in accounting, will serve as an English teacher in Bulgaria.

The Milgard School of Business is pleased to announce that Maksim Rusev (Accounting, BA ’15 & MAcc ’16) has been selected for a 2016-17 Fulbright U.S. Student Award. 

Maksim will be a Fulbright Scholar to Bulgaria, where he will serve as an English teacher. He is the Milgard School’s first Student Scholar. 

The Fulbright Scholars program--sponsored by the U.S. Department of State--is designed to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries.

Learn more about the Fulbright Scholar Programs at these websites:
Fulbright Student Scholars: http://us.fulbrightonline.org/about/fulbright-us-student-program
Fulbright Faculty Scholars: http://www.cies.org/

Read about Maksim as a semi-finalist in Three UW Tacoma Students are Fulbright Semi-Finalists.

Written: 
April 1, 2016