Short Article Writing Competition by Juscholars. Register by April 15

Win Cash Prizes and More!


About the Blog:

Juscholars is a completely open access law blog to reiterate the importance and multi-disciplinary approach of law. Blog is aimed to foster legal research by providing a platform to encourage the original and unpublished work of authors.

Juscholars Blog welcomes blog submissions on rolling basis on topics relating to law. The blog accepts submissions from students, academicians, lawyers, judges and other esteemed members of the legal fraternity.

About the competition:

Juscholars is conducting a Short Article Writing Competition (April 2020). This competition is meant to encourage the writing skills of the students and honour the best writers.



The competition is open to all students (Not restricted to law students), academicians, lawyers and other esteemed members of the legal fraternity.


The participants can select any topic related to law.



  • Top two winners- Rs 500 cash prize and additional perks as mentioned below and applicable.

  • Top 25 winners- Certificate of Appreciation + Free blog publication/Free publication in Competition Compilation Magazine+ Certificate of publication + Internship opportunity + Campus Ambassador Position

  • All such candidates fulfilling the minimum required criteria will get their article published as a blog + Certificate of publication + Campus Ambassador Position

  • Name of top authors will be published on the website.

  • All participants shall be given certificate of participation.

Guidelines for Contributions:

  • All essays must be submitted in English Language only.

  • Length of the article must not exceed 1500 words. (Relaxation as to word limit may be permitted)

  • Co-authorship is allowed.

  • All submissions must follow the uniform style of citation (For footnotes or endnotes or references).

  • All submissions shall be made to (as a reply to registration mail)

  • Details of the author(s) shall be provided in the body of the email or as a cover letter.

  • The copyright will rest with the author if the article is not selected for publication.


Assessment criteria:

Your articles will be marked on the following points. You should meet the following standards in order to qualify to win:

  1. The article should meet professional standards and be of publishable quality. The content shouldn’t be too dense/ technical for a reader. The easier to read, better chances of success.

  2. All the sources of the information should be acknowledged.

  3. Editor’s discretion is final regarding winners.


It may so happen that we do not find 25 articles to select because they do not meet the following criteria, in that case we will not consider sub-par articles for the rewards. We may even announce fewer winners if the articles do not meet quality standards.


Important Dates:

  • The last date for:

    • Registration: 15 April 2020

    • Submission: 20 April 2020

  • Candidates may submit the article at the time of registration.

  • Date of Declaration of Results:

    • Articles qualified for blog publication: Within 3-4 days of acknowledgement

    • Top 25 Articles: 1st week of May 2020 (Will be selected from the articles qualified for blog publication)


Entry Fee:

Rs 100 (per author)

After the payment, all the participant(s) must share the payment details (Transaction Id or Transaction screenshot) along with following details to

  1. Name

  2. Year of study

  3. Institutional Affiliation

  4. Contact Info (Phone number and email address)


Payment Details:


Bhim/PhonePe/G-pay/Paytm: 9669577599

(We request you to opt for UPI payments over Paytm wallet payments)

Bank account details:

Account name: Aishwarya Agrawal

Account number: 39213019489

Bank: State Bank of India

IFSC Code: SBIN0004286


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For Blog Writing Competition 2020 details, Click here.


For 2nd National Essay Writing Competition, 2020 details, Click here.

For 1st National Essay Writing Competition, 2020 details, Click here.

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