1. Topics of the Essay Competition:
a. Genesis and Nature of Article 370 of the Constitution of India.
b. Process of Constitutional Integration of Jammu & Kashmir.
c. Implications of Article 370 of the Constitution of India.
d. J&K and United Nations.
a. The contestant must be a full-time law student of any degree college / law school in India.
b. Only one entry is allowed per student under each topic i.e. a student can submit one essay on each of the given topics.
c. No joint entries are allowed, i.e. two or more students together cannot author an essay.
3. Format for submission of essay:
a. The medium of essay should be in either ENGLISH or HINDI.
b. The essay in English must be typewritten in Times New Roman, font size 12 and double spaced on A4 sized plain paper with numbered pages.
c. The essay in Hindi must be typewritten in Mangal (Devnagari), font size 12 and double spaced on A4 sized plain paper with numbered pages.d. The essay must contain proper footnotes referring to the source of information. The footnotes must be in font Times New Roman / Mangal (according to the language used), font size 10 and single spaced.
e. The extent of essay should be maximum 5000 words, excluding the footnotes.
f. The essay must be accompanied with an abstract containing the title and a brief synopsis of the essay along with the word count of the essay on a single page.
g. The essay must have a cover page containing the name of the participant, address, e-mail id, contact number and name of the college/university with address.
h. The name and identity of the contestant is not to be mentioned anywhere
within the text of the essay.
i. You can visit Jammu Kashmir Study Center’s website i.e. http://www.jammukashmirnow.com for references while writing the essay. Related matter is available there.
4. Deadline for submission of essay:
a. All essays should reach the organizers by 20th June, 2013.
b. Essays received after this date will not be considered.
c. Entries have to be sent to the following address:
C/o Essay Competition , Mewar University, Camp Office – 4C, Vasundhara,
Link Road, Gaziabad – 201012 (U.P.)
d. Entries can also be e-mailed to [email protected], with
subject line mentioning ESSAY and the entry as an attachment in WORD
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