Young Ignited Minds Foundation (YIMF) Academia is a student-run and reviewed journal. The journal was founded by the members of the student-run NGO YIMF, based in Punjab, and functioning in Mumbai and Rajasthan as well.
About the Journal
The main focus of the journal is to create a forum to share different viewpoints on contemporary socio-legal issues.
COVID-19: A Multilateral Catastrophe on Society
Legislations and Policies to Fight Pandemics in India
Systematic Approaches to Combat COVID-19
Analysis of Crime during Lockdowns
Violation of Human Rights during Lockdowns
Post COVID-19 World-Change in power structures and dynamics
Role of Judiciary during Pandemics
Media and Privacy during Pandemics
Any other sub-theme the author may deem fit related to the theme.
The maximum number of co-authors permitted is two.
The submissions must be sent to yimfindia[at]gmail.com in a MS word document.
Note: No publication fee shall be charged at any stage.
Deadline of Submissions: 31st May 2020.
Short articles: 1000-2500 words (including citations)
Long Articles: 2500- 4000 words (including citations)
The manuscript submitted by the author(s) must adhere to the following rules:
The manuscript submitted must be in Times New Roman.
The line spacing must be 1.5.
The font size of the title: 16, the font size of headings -14 and the font size of the body – 12.
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The author(s) are kindly requested to provide the link of the sources which have been cited in the main body or are requested to provide endnotes.
Along with the manuscript, the author must provide an abstract (not exceeding 150 words). The abstract is not included in the word limit of the article.
Authors are requested to give a written undertaking that the manuscripts submitted are original pieces of work and has not been plagiarized nor has been published or is in consideration for publishing in any other place.
The cover letter of the author(s) must consist of the names, profession, and university/firm/place of work.
Top 3 entries
1st prize: Rs. 2,000/-
2nd prize: Rs. 1,000/-
3rd prize: Rs. 750/-
Top 10 entries
Certificate of appreciation.
Certificate of publication would be provided to all authors.
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