Society for Research in International Law presents Centre for Jurisprudence in International Law’s 1st International Legal Essay Competition.

Theme: International Criminal Law


1. Trial of an International Criminal

2. War Crimes & Genocide

3. Piracy & Terrorism

Discussions on any specific issues within the aforementioned sub-themes will be appreciated.


Winner – Rs 7000/-

1st Runner Up – Rs 5000/-

Certificates of Appreciation for the top ten entries which get shortlisted and certificate of participation to all other entries.

Submission guidelines:

a. Authors must strictly adhere to guidelines, failing which submissions may not be considered.

b. Author(s) is/are required to attach in a separate document a covering letter containing the following details:

Postal Address
Phone numbers

c. The author must also attach a letter with an undertaking as a guarantee of originality.

d. All submissions must be attached in the email in Microsoft Word (.doc/docx) format.

e. Word-limit: 4000-4500 words


Font: Times New Roman

Font size: 12

Line spacing: 2

Alignment: Justified

Citation: Times New Roman, 10, single spacing, justified alignment

f. Citation style must be uniform.

g. Submit at

h. Co-Authorship is not allowed.

i. Multiple entries are not allowed.

j. DEADLINE: 15 March, 2015


Akansha Mehta: +91-8860906998

Mohnaa Shrivastava: +91-9650689318

Full details are HERE.


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