The Society of Law & Literature, UPES School of Law is organizing ‘ONLINE STORY WRITING COMPETITION’. Nested on the foothills of the Himalayas, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies has innovatively emerged as a distinctive institution which provides domain-focused specialized graduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs. The university is broadly categorized into four schools, namely School of Law(SOL), School of Engineering(SOE), School of Design(SOD) and School of Business(SOB).
The piece must be written in a short storytelling style and woven around legal scenario/plot/subject.
The competition is open to all the students pursuing LL.B. (3 years or 5-year course) or LL.M. from any recognized university across India.
Only Individual Participation is allowed.
Only one submission per author will be accepted. Multiple or incomplete submissions would lead to disqualification.
There is no restriction on the number of entries from any college or university.
The participants must send submissions to upessoll[at]gmail.com with the subject of the mail as ‘SUBMISSION – SOLL STORY WRITING COMPETITION, 2020’.
The language of the story should either be English or Hindi.
Plagiarism of any sort will result in immediate disqualification.
The max. word limit per submission is 2000 words.
All submissions must be typed and adhere to the following requirements: Font Type: Times New Roman; Font Size: 12; Line Spacing: 1.5; Alignment: Justified.
Entries will be reviewed by a panel of illustrious academicians and professionals.
The decision of the judges shall be final and binding.
The criteria of marking will be based on creativity, originality, articulation of ideas, the interweaving of law & fiction, language and grammar.
All the participants will have to register themselves through the link given: HERE
The participants will have to pay the registration fee of Rs. 100.
The last date for the registration of the competition is 10/02/2020.
The registration fee is to be transferred in favour of University of Petroleum and Energy Studies via NEFT in the account details provided below:
A/c Holder Name: University of Petroleum and Energy Studies
A/c Number: 959508777777782
Bank Name: YES BANK, RAJPUR ROAD, DEHRADUN
IFSC Code: YESB0000115
Details: Student name & Institution/ University’s name
PRIZES & CERTIFICATES
The prizes for the competition are as follows:
1st Prize: 10,000INR and Certificate of Merit
2nd Prize: 5,000INR and Certificate of Merit
3rd Prize: 3,000INR and Certificate of Merit
NOTE: Certificate of Participation will be given to all the participants,
Last date for registration: 10/02/2020
Last date for submission of the story: 12/02/2020(11:59 PM)
The date for result declaration: 15/02/2020
NOTE: No submissions will be accepted after 11:59 PM of the above-mentioned date.
For queries and clarifications write to upessoll[at]gmail.com with the subject of the mail as “Query- SOLL Story Writing Competition, 2020”.
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