Lexkhoj 1st National Research Paper Writing Competition

Priyanshi Joshi

6 April 2017 3:11 PM GMT

  • Lexkhoj 1st National Research Paper Writing Competition
    Lexkhoj is organising its first National Research Paper Writing Competition. This competition intends to encourage research on the contemporary and emerging issues in the field of socio-legal.


    Legal and Social control in India


    • Criminology and Penology

    • Issues concerning execution of death penalty

    • Organised and White Collar crimes

    • Emerging trends in Cyber Crimes

    • Juvenile Justice System in India

    • Prisoners and under trial prisoner’s right

    • Surrogacy: Whether ethical, legal or social?

    • Euthanasia in India

    • Violence against women

    • Live in Relationships: Need for Legislation


    Any Student enrolled in a 5 year integrated undergraduate Law program or a 3 year LL.B program recognized by the Bar Council of India.

    Submission Guidelines:

    • The Paper should be submitted in MS Word formatwith 1.5 line spacing for the main text, and should be minimum 1500 words not exceeding more than 3000 words (excluding footnotes).

    • Font type should be Times New Romanwith 12 pt. for the text.

    • The Paper must be coupled with a separate document attached containing the information of the Author and Co-Author (if any): Full name, Institution Name Current year of study, Phone Number and E-mail Id of the author and screen capture of payment details.

    • All submissions must be original and bonafide work of the participants and should not be submitted for any other competition or for any other purpose.

    • Co-authorship is allowed upto two members. Single author entries are also eligible.

    • Students interested to participate in the competition are required to submit a soft copy of their completed paper on or before 15th May, 2017, at lexkhoj@gmail.com

    Results: 1st June, 2017

    Registration Fee:

    • Single Author: 150/-

    • Co-author: 200/-


    Payment of fees will be accepted through Paytm only.

    Paytm Details: 8386025656


    1. 1st Prize: Cash Prize of Rs. 5,000/- and a Certificate of Participation.

    2. 2nd Prize: Cash prize of Rs. 2000/- and a Certificate of Participation.

    Last date for submission: 15th May, 2017

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