Dimitar Kirilov (’20) On Winning the 2021 Fulbright Bulgaria Alumni Scholarship

Dimitar Kirilov (’20), who studied Computer Science at AUBG, has won the 2021 Fulbright Alumni Scholarship and will pursue an M.Sc. in Computer Science with a specialization in Artificial Intelligence at the University of Southern California. We spoke to him to learn more about his aspirations to use AI to help resolve global challenges, what makes AUBG special, and the significance of being the first Roma student to receive a Fulbright grant in Bulgaria.