RGNUL’s Surana and Surana International Essay Writing Competition 2018

RGNUL’s Surana and Surana International Essay Writing Competition 2018

The Centre for Advances Studies in Criminal Law (CASCL) at Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law Punjab (RGNUL), proudly announces the Surana and Surana International Essay Writing Competition, 2018.

Tittle:

The Centre for Advances Studies in Criminal Law (CASCL) at Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law Punjab (RGNUL), proudly announces the Surana and Surana International Essay Writing Competition, 2018.

Theme: “Transnational Organised Crimes”

 Sub Themes (Illustrative, Not Exhaustive):



  • Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill, 2017

  • De Mystification Offshore Banking Secrecy

  • UN Efforts to Tackle Corruption

  • Money Laundering

  • Upcoming Challenges of Drug Trade

  • Bilateral Cooperation to Curb Drug Trafficking

  • Illegal Arms Trade

  • Organising Trafficking


Who can apply?



  • The Competition is open to the students who are pursuing their B.A.LLB./LL.M./Ph.D./M.Phil. Or any other Undergraduate or Master courses (other than Law) in any university across the World.


Submission Guidelines:



  • Only one submission is allowed per author. (Submissions both as co-author and single will be treated as multiple submissions. In case of such submissions the single submission will be rejected and disqualified as an entry to the competition)

  • Co-authorship to a maximum of two authors is permitted. In case of co-authorship, separate Registration Form must be filled.

  • Only original essays will be considered for the competition. No part of it should have been published earlier nor should it be under consideration for publication or a contest elsewhere. Moreover, any form of plagiarism will result in disqualification of the essay. Neither RGNUL nor Surana & Surana International Attorneys, Chennai will be responsible for the act of plagiarism.

  • Identification mark must not be found in any part of the essay.

  • Registration form is to be sent along with essay. The registration form must be signed and sealed by the Head of Institution / University. (Available in download form on RGNUL website). In case of unavailability of the head of the institution any senior faculty may sign the same. Or you may send the scanned copy of your Identity Card.

  • An abstract should not be more than 300 words inclusive of title and keywords. The essay should not be more than 2000 words (excluding Footnotes and abstract).

  • The participants should Email their papers to [email protected] with the following the attachments:

    • Essay in MS Word format with subject “Essay Competition” - Name of Author(s)

    • Registration form

    • Cover page containing name of participant, Nationality, address, e-mail-id, contact number and name of college/university with address and class.



  • The last date for submission of the essay is 20th August, 2018.


Prizes:



  • First Prize: Rs. 25,000

  • Second Prize: Rs. 15,000

  • Third Prize: Rs. 10,000


For Brochure click here

For Registration Form click here

For Declaration Form click here