All India Essay Writing Competition-2016
For University and College Students in English language
“To fulfill Sir Syed’s dream of making AMU ‘The Oxford of the East’, what steps should AMU take to climb to the top spot in University rankings?”
Rules and Regulations:
- The participant must be a bonafide student of a University or a College. School students up to Class XII are not eligible to participate.
- The essay should be submitted on A4 size paper in double space typed on one side and should contain around 3000 (three thousand) words duly forwarded by Head of the Institution. A soft copy of the essay along with the photograph of the participant is also essentially required.
- The essay must be original, not already published in any book, magazine, newspaper and internet.
- Bonafide certificate from the College/University along with the correspondence address including contact number and E-mail ID of the participant must be provided on a separate sheet attached along with the essay. The participants’ state will be determined on the basis of his/her institution’s address.
- There are three cash prizes viz., First Prize of Rs. 25,000/-, Second Rs. 15,000/- & Third Rs. 10,000/-. Besides, State level toppers of aforesaid competition will also be given a sum of Rs. 5,000/- as consolation prize.
- The first, second and third prize winners will be given both ways AC-II class railway fare and State level toppers will be given second class sleeper fare.
- All prize winners shall be provided boarding and lodging in the University along with one relative (Father, mother, brother or sister).
- The essay must be sent to the Public Relations Officer, AMU, Aligarh-202002 latest by 25th September 2016.
- The prizes shall be presented on the occasion of Sir Syed Day celebration on October 17, 2016 by the Chief Guest.
- The decision of the University with regard to the prizes will be final.
For any further enquiry, participants may contact the undersigned.
Dr. Rahat Abrar
MIC, Public Relations Office