About the Competition
The All India Essay Writing Competition is for all University and College Students. The essay competition is only for entries submitted in English language. The aim of the competition is to spread modern scientific knowledge. There is no entry fee to the competition and the participant has to submit the essay in both soft and hard copy.
The theme of the essay competition for this year is, “Sir Syed’s Vision and Efforts towards Education of Women”.
Rules and Regulations
- The participant must be a bonafide student of a University or a College.
- The essay should be submitted on A4 size paper in double space typed on one side and should contain around 3000 (three thousand) words duly forwarded by Head of the Institution. A soft copy is also required.
- The essay must be original, not already published in any book, magazine and newspaper.
- Bonafide certificate from the College/University, two passport size coloured photographs, correspondence and permanent address including contact number and E-mail ID of the participant must be provided on a separate sheet attached along with the essay.
There are three cash prizes viz., First Prize of Rs. 25,000.00, Second Rs. 15,000.00 & Third Rs. 10,000.00. Besides State level toppers of aforesaid competition will also be given a sum of Rs. 5,000.00 as consolation prize.
The first, second and third prize winners will be given both ways AC-II class railway fare and State level toppers will be given second class sleeper fare.
All prize winners shall be provided boarding and lodging in the University along with one relative (Father, mother, brother or sister).
The prizes shall be presented on the occasion of Sir Syed Day celebration on October 17, 2013 by the Chief Guest.
Dr. Rahat Abrar
Public Relations Officer