National Essay Competition by AmicusX: Register by August 19

About AmicusX

AmicusX is an online platform that reflects the evolving dynamics of legal education. This website is the result of the enthusiasm of a group of law students, lawyers and laymen, who have come together to decode and cognize the multi-faceted understanding of law.

AmicusX is organising National Essay Competition.

Eligibility

Any student of the 3 years LL.B. Course, or the 5-year Integrated Law Courses, or the LL.M. Course is eligible to participate.

Themes

The broad themes are as follows:

  • Constitutional Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Human Rights Law
  • Cyber Law
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Banking Law
  • Company Law

An essay can be based on any of the above broad themes.

Word Limit

5000 words (inclusive of footnotes)

Formatting Guidelines

  • Font Style: Times New Roman
  • Heading: 14, Bold
  • Sub-heading: 12, Bold
  • Body Text: 12.
  • Foot Notes: 10
  • Citation: Any uniform citation style

General Guidelines

  • An essay is allowed to have a maximum of 2 co-authors.
  • References are compulsory. Any statistical data, fact or any other informative text when being used, need to have references to it in the form of footnotes/bibliography/webliography. References should be authentic in order to be reliable.
  • Submissions that are plagiarised to a level of more than 20% will not be accepted.
  • Once you submit your essay to us, you can publish it anywhere you want. Submission to us will not be a bar to you from submitting it elsewhere.
  • Registration to be made through this Google Form only.

Entry Fees

  • Rs. 300 for single-author essays.
  • Rs. 350 for co-authored essays.

Kindly download or take a screenshot of the payment made, as it will be required during filling the registration form.

Prize

  • 1st Prize: 4,000 INR + Certificate of Merit + Internship Opportunity at AmicusX
  • 2nd Prize: 2,000 INR + Certificate of Merit + Internship Opportunity at AmicusX
  • Top 10 submissions will get ranked certificates of merit.
  • Certificate of Participation for all.

Payment Details

  • UPI: 8100689093@sbi (SBI YONO)
  • 8100689093@paytm (PayTM)
  • aritradeb63@okicici (GPay)

Account Transfer

  • Account Number: 35828859167
  • Account Holder’s Name: Aritra Deb
  • IFSC: SBIN0017368

Registration to be made through this Google Form only.

Important Dates

  • Last Date of Registration: August 19, 2020 [Extended]
  • Last Date of Essay Submission: August 31, 2020
  • Date of Result Declaration: September 15, 2020

Contact Details

For any queries regarding registration, call +91 7908471116.

E-mail ID: info.amicusx[at]gmail.com.

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