67 Shipchenski prohod Str.,1574 Sofia, Bulgaria
Tel. (+359 2) 971 32 19; Fax: (+359 2) 70 32 07, 70 43 92; E-mail: Arsov@ims.acad.bg

I have the honour of informing you that International Foundation "Academician Angel Balevski" has been constituted, registered in compliance with the Bulgarian legislation and entered in the legal file.

Academician Angel Balevski (passed away in September 1997) is one of the most distinguished Bulgarian scientists and public figures. He is the author of the world known counter pressure casting method that has found wide application in many countries all over the world. He was a long term Chairman of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences as well as regular and honorary member of twelve international and national Academies of Sciences.

Purposes of the Foundation: support of science, stimulation of school boys and girls, students, young scientists and talents; propagation of the achievements of the Bulgarian science abroad and the foreign achievements in Bulgaria; popularization of the scientific and cultural heritage of Academician Angel Balevski; constituting scholarships and grants in the name of Academician Angel Balevski for young scientists and talents in the field of metal science and technology of metals.

We expect your financial support to achieve the noble objects of the Foundation.

Our accounts are:
BNP - Dresdner Bank (Bulgaria) AD; SWIFT: BNDBBGSX
Bank Code: 44094402; Account:1030 0700 USD/DEM; 101 030 071 1 BGL

Y. ARSOV, Prof., PhD, D. Sc.
Corresponding Member of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences