International Legal Article Writing Competition 2020 by Geeta Institute of Law: Prizes Worth Rs. 6K, Register by Feb

About the Organisation

The Centre for Research and Innovation of Geeta Institute of Law, Panipat, Delhi NCR announces the International Legal Article Writing Competition 2020 on “World’s Recent Developments in Human Rights”.

Students, research scholars and legal professionals are invited to explore their own views on any contemporary issues related to constitutional challenges. This theme has been decided to test the knowledge, research aptitude and writing skills of the participants.

The Competition will be conducted and managed by the Centre for Research and Innovation of Geeta Institute of Law, Panipat and will be held in ONLINE MODE.

Theme

The theme of the competition is “World’s Recent Developments In Human Rights” and participants are free to choose any of the following Sub-Themes:

  • Decreasing Rate of Literacy v. Right to Education
  • World’s Refugee Crisis vis-à-vis Right to Self Determination
  • Freedom of Speech & Expression v. Political Power: A World Scenario
  • Increasing Crime Against Women
  • Human Trafficking Around the Globe
  • Violation of Child Rights
  • Rights of Vulnerable Groups

The above list of sub-themes is not exhaustive and other contemporary issues in World’s Human Rights can also be opted to write upon.

Competition Rules

  • Eligibility: Students (i.e. under and postgraduate), research scholars, legal professionals and others interested in social sciences are eligible to participate.
  • Co-authorship of one is allowed.
  • The article should be the original work of the participants and must not exceed 6,000 words (including footnotes). The language of the articles should be English. Any kind of plagiarism will result in immediate disqualification. Bluebook 19th edition should be adhered to for the purpose of citations.
  • The submission should only in “doc. or docx.” format.
  • Submission should strictly follow the following rules: Font – Time New Roman, Font size- 12, Line spacing- 1.5, Alignment-Justified
  • E-Certificates will be provided to all participants.

Registration

All participants must register themselves by paying a fee of Rs. 200/- only. In the case of co-authorship, both the participants have to register & pay separately.

Registration can be done by filling this Google form: HERE latest by 20th February 2020.

Payment Details

  • Bank/Branch Name: HDFC Bank, Samalkha, Panipat
  • Account Holder Name: Geeta Institute of Law
  • Account Number: 13251450000062
  • IFSC Code: HDFC0001325

Fees can be paid to above-mentioned account by online channels such as Paytm/Google Pay/NEFT/RTGS etc.

Submission Procedure

The submission should be sent on this mail ID: crigil[at]geeta.edu.in with subject of “SUBMISSION FOR INTERNATIONAL LEGAL ARTICLE WRITING COMPETITION 2020”.

Important Dates

  • Last date of Registration & Fee Payment 20th February 2020
  • Last date of submission of the 5th March 2020
  • Announcement of result 30th March 2020
  • Dispatching of Certificates 20th April 2020

Prizes

  • 1st Rank: Rs.3000/- and a Certificate of Excellence
  • 2nd Rank: Rs.2000/- and a Certificate of Excellence
  • 3rd Rank: Rs.1000/- and a Certificate of Excellence

All participants will be provided with the E-Certificate of participation.

Contact Info

For further information or clarification, feel free to contact and mail at crigil[at]geeta.edu.in.

Faculty Coordinators

Ms. Neelam Ruhal (Assistant Professor)

Mr. Divyanshu Chaudhary (Assistant Professor)

Student Coordinators

Ms. Nikita Kaushik (8708386475)

Ms. Riya Kaushik (8221803211)

Mr. Rishabh Jain (8295237773)

For the brochure, click here.

International Legal Article Writing Competition 2020 by Geeta Institute of Law, Panipat

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