National Article Writing Competition on Transformative Constitutionalism by CCRD: No Fee; Submit by Aug 15

CCRD ARticle Writing Competition
About CCRD

The Centre for Constitutional Research and Development (CCRD) is established in recognition of the need to have an authoritative record of constitutional history, judicial development and to create a forum for exchanging and sharing the discussion of the most important, relevant and recent issues pertaining to the Constitution.

Themes & Issues

Participants can write on any sub-theme related to “Transformative Constitutionalism”.

Recent Judgments such as Aadhar Case, Abolition of Adultery Law, LGBT rights or the matters that need Transformative Constitutionalism can be dealt as a sub theme (Though this is not the exhaustive list)


Students, Scholars, Academicians pursuing any degree or course from a recognised university and School Students can participate in the competition.

Guidelines for Submissions
  • All the entries must be typewritten and in not more than 1500 words excluding footnotes.
  • The submission must be made only in *.doc or *.docx format
  • The submission should strictly follow the following rule
    • Font – Times New Roman
    • Font size – 12
    • Line spacing – 1.5
    • Alignment – justified
  • 19th Edition of Bluebook should be followed for citation.
  • The content should be the original work of the writer and should not have been given to any other competition or for any publication.
  • Participants submitting Plagiarised Articles will not be provided with certificates.

*The decisions of the judges will be final and binding.

Submission Procedure & Deadline

Click here and submit the Article by 15th August, 2019.

Registration Fee

There is NO registration fee for the competition.

Prizes: Cash prizes & Certificates

1st Prize: INR 1100 + Merit Certificate

2nd Prize: INR 700 + Merit Certificate

  • Special Mention to Next 2 Authors.
  • Top 20 Authors will be selected for 3-months Online Training cum Internship at CCRD.
  • Free Publication of Top 10 Articles in CCRD blog (with required changes, if any)
  • All participants will get participation certificates.
  • Discount Vouchers for Publication in International Journals, Books ec.

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  1. The results of Competition are:

    1st Prize: Udbhav Ghosh, Indian Institute of Management, Indore, M.P., India

    2nd Prize: Rajesh Garg, VIRS Law School, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India

    Special Mention Holders are:

    Professor Dr. Kubair, Karnataka State Law University, Rajiv Gandhi College of Law
    Anupama soumya, Chanakya National Law University, Patna, Bihar

    Next Six Position holders are

    Priyanka Gupta, Asst. Professor, NIMS School of Law
    Akanksha Pathak, NLU Delhi
    Meghna Buchasia, Amity Law School, Amity University, Kolkata
    Shradha Pandey, Tamil Nadu National Law University
    Harsh Agrawal, Dr. Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University
    Adv. Anishka Jaidev Govekar, LLM, Symbiosis Law School, Pune

    Congratulations to the Winners!

    Complete Results are at