RGNUL National Essay Writing Competition, 2017

RGNUL National Essay Writing Competition, 2017

Centre for Advanced Studies in Labour Welfare (CASLW) at Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law, Punjab in association with International Justice Mission (IJM), New Delhi is pleased to announce its National Essay Writing Competition, 2017. The competition aims to provide a platform to law students to express their views on theme “DE-STRUCTURING POVERTY: PROSECUTING VIOLENCE TO GIVE JUSTICE A CHANCE.”

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:

The Competition is open to the students who are pursuing LL.B. / B.A.LL.B. / LL.M. courses in any recognized university across the country.

THEME FOR THE ESSAY:

“DE-STRUCTURING POVERTY: PROSECUTING VIOLENCE TO GIVE JUSTICE A CHANCE.”

Sub- Themes:



  • Law Enforcement- Key to Imprisoning Violence

  • Fundamental Rights at the Core of Criminal Justice

  • Understanding Corruption in Relation to Impunity

  • Why Efficient Public Security is Needed for Vulnerable People ?


The essay should not be more than 3000 words (excluding footnotes and abstract) and are to be submitted at [email protected].

PRIZES AND CERTIFICATES:



  • First Prize – Rs. 7,000/-

  • Second Prize – Rs. 5,000/-

  • Third Prize – Rs. 3,000/-


The first three winners will be awarded monetary prize. Selected Papers will be published in the form of an edited book with an ISBN No.

Certificate of participation will be awarded to all participants.

IMPORTANT DATES:



  • Last Date of Submissions: 5 th February 2017.

  • Announcement of Result: Second week of April 2017.


FOR FURTHER QUERIES, PLEASE CLICK HERE or CONTACT:



  • Sukhwinder


Faculty Coordinator

CASLW, RGNUL, Punjab

Contact No.- 09417922918



  • KaurVirk Ravi Apoorva


Student Coordinator

Contact No. 09417647189

Email at - [email protected]