School of Law, Lingaya’s Vidyapeeth, is going to organize a National Essay Writing Competition on the “Law as an Instrument for Creating Social Change”. The aim of this essay writing competition is to encourage all the students to showcase their views and expressions with their unique writing skills.
Essay Topic: Law as an instrument for creating Social Change.
All 12th Class and undergraduate students from recognized Schools/Colleges/Universities are eligible for the event.
Only one submission per author will be accepted. Multiple or incomplete submission lead to disqualification.
All participants have to register themselves with the required registration fee of (Rs. 100/-) on or before 16th January 2020 Fee should be submitted by 1. Demand Draft in favor of Lingaya’s Vidyapeeth payable at Faridabad with registration form (at the end of the attached word file) .
Through NEFT at Bank: Bank of India Account holder name: Lingaya’s Vidyapeeth Account number: 670920110000001 IFSC code: BKID0006709.
Date of Registration: On or before 16th January 2020
Last Date of Essay submission: 3rd February 2020
Date of Result Declaration: 14th February 2020
First prize: Rs. 5100/-
Second prize: Rs. 3100/-
Note: E-Certificates shall be issued to all the participants’ Meritorious students/participants shall be offered admission with scholarship.
Method of Submission and Rules
Full text of the Essay will be accepted only by email (shwetta[at]lingayasvidyapeeth.edu.in).
Word Limit: 1500 – 2000 words
The originality of Manuscripts: Essay should be the original work of the participant and should not have been submitted for consideration in any other Journal. Any plagiarized work will be out-rightly rejected.
A soft copy of the submission in word format has to be mailed to shwetta[at]lingyasvidyapeeth.edu.in
The participant shall name the file as “Participant’s name_Topic”.
A cover letter with the following details also needs to be submitted along with the essay:
Name of the participant
Year and Course School/College/University Name
Contact Phone Number/e-mail
Address (for delivery of the certificate)
Rules of the Essay contest
The submission shall be made only in MS-Word format (.doc/.docx). PDF form shall not be accepted.
The submission shall be in the English language.
The submission shall be typewritten in an A4 sized document with a 1-inch margin on all sides and be justified.
The main text of the submission shall be in Font Times New Roman 12-point. Footnotes shall be in Font Times New Roman 10-point.
The participant has to adopt a uniform style of citation throughout the document.
Submission should be 1.5 spaced (except footnotes which may be single-spaced).
Any submission that is found to be plagiarized shall be disqualified from the Competition.
The participant shall not include his/her name in the submission’s text in any form.
Co-authorship is not allowed.
Any previously published entry would not be permitted.
School of Law, Lingaya’s Vidyapeeth reserves the Copyright of the essays; however, in case of copyright infringement (copied matter) School of Law, Lingaya’s Vidyapeeth is not liable for it.
School of Law, Lingaya’s Vidyapeeth reserves the right to edit the essay for clarity of language, grammar and space in case of publication in E-magazine.
One person can send only one essay for one topic.
In case of any conflicts, School of Law, Lingaya’s Vidyapeeth shall be the final authority on the guidelines.
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