CLC Essay Writing Competition is being organised by CLC, University of Delhi in collaboration with NLSIU, Bangalore under the aegis of Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs.

CLC Essay Writing Competition is being organised by Campus Law Centre, University of Delhi, in collaboration with the Centre for Environmental Law, Education, Research & Advocacy, NLSIU, Bangalore, under the aegis of the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs.

About CLC Essay Writing Competition

With the aim of understanding the plight of street women and children and creating awareness and empathy in the society, we present the Essay Writing Competition. This competition endeavours to stimulate interest and foster growth amongst students from all domains to understand the contemporary struggles of street women and children.

Rules and Regulations

  1. This competition is open to undergraduate and postgraduate students from all disciplines. Submissions from Academicians, Regulators, Policy Makers, Research Scholars, NGOs are also accepted.
  2. Every participant can submit ONLY ONE essay on any one of the given themes. Co-authorship is not permitted.
  3. Each entry should be an original and unpublished essay, either in English or Hindi.
  4. The word limit is between 1500-3000 words, including footnotes.
  5. Entries must be formatted in Times New Roman, font size 12 with 1.5 spacing. Footnotes should be in Times New Roman, font size 10 with 1.0 line spacing. Endnotes are not allowed.
  6. The writings must conform to the "Indian Law Institute, Rules of Footnoting". Authors may visit the freely accessible website of the Indian Law Institute:
  7. Every essay must clear anti-plagiarism checks and be supported by a bona fide certificate, duly signed by the Registrar / Vice-Chancellor or other Appropriate Authority.

Submission Guidelines

The essay must be submitted in doc./docx. format along with bona fide certificate and screenshot of successful fees payment via google form before Monday, 3rd October 2022.

Template for Bona fide Certificate: Click Here

Registration Fees

Registration Form Link: Click Here

The Participants are required to submit a fee of Rs. 500.

Details of Payment are mentioned below:

  • IFSC/NEFT/RTGS/Branch Code: UBIN0921441
  • Type of Bank Account: SAVINGS BANK
  • Bank Account No: 520101045115075
  • MICR Code: 560026119


The participants shall be awarded an E-Certificate and the top three entries would be given Cash Prizes:

  • First Prize: Rs. 2,500
  • Second Prize: Rs. 2,000
  • Third Prize: Rs. 1,500

Organising Committee

  • Campus Law Centre
    • Patron-in-Chief: Prof. (Dr.) Alka Chawla, Professor-in-Charge Campus Law Centre
    • Programme Director: Dr. Anita Yadav, Assistant Professor (Sr. Scale) Campus Law Centre
  • Centre for Environmental Law Education, Research and Advocacy (CEERA), NLSIU
    • Prof. (Dr.) Sairam Bhat, Coordinator and Professor of Law
    • Ms. Madhubanti Sadhya, Assistant Professor of Law (Visiting)
    • Mr. Vikas Gahlot, Teaching Associate
    • Mr. Rohith Kamath, Legal Consultant
    • Ms. Anuja Shah, Research Fellow
  • Student Members
    • Ms. Gayathri Geerish, Advocate, Karnataka High Court
    • Ms. Lianne D'Souza, Research Fellow
      • Shivam Raj
      • Bhuwan Raj Seth
      • Mayank Gupta
      • Bhavna Yadav
      • Shweta Kushe
      • Tanya Bhutani
      • Ayush Rai
      • Shefali Verma
      • Vanshika Mittal
      • Eashan Nakra
      • Megha Kedia
      • Radhika Bhadri
      • Nandini Gupta
      • Madhav Goel


  • Email
  • Phone
    • Dr. Anita Yadav (+91 79056 44026)
    • Megha Kedia (+91 86172 48458 )
    • Vanshika Mittal (+91 96506 66505)

Submitted By: Organising Committee

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