About Us:

Legally Rooted India is an online academic platform, imparting knowledge about contemporary social and legal issues.  We are determined to become a leader by furnishing new approaches for discussion and comprehension of legal and social disciplines.

About the Competition:

Legally Rooted India is organising 1st National Essay Writing Competition to advocate the views of intellects. While pursuing our goals, we commit to provide a platform to inspire young scholars to exchange ideas and create awareness among people.

TOPIC: Supreme Court’ s Role in Upholding Commitments of Our Constitution

Guidelines for Submission:

  1. Submission must be within the word limit of 700-2000 words exclusive of footnotes.
  2. Co-authorship is not allowed.
  3. Submit your file in .doc or .docx format.
  4. Please note that Legally Rooted India follows a strict no-plagiarism policy. Plagiarized content shall not be entertained.
  5. Any political or communal content and/or comment shall be disqualified with immediate effect.
  1. Judgment shall be based on points given on the criteria of content, language & uniqueness.
  2. No extension in deadline shall be allowed.
  3. The decision of the judges shall be final and binding.

The formatting guidelines to be followed are:

  • Font size: 12
  • Font: Times New Roman
  • Alignment: Justified
  • Line spacing: 1.15
  • Margins: One-inch margin on the top, bottom, left and right.


Submission Procedure:

  • Submit till- 15th August 2020; 23:59 pm
  • Submit your work via email to legallyrootedlr@gmail.com with the subject as “Submission: 1st National Essay Writing Competition”.

Award and Merits:

  • 1st Prize: Rs. 700 + Merit certificate + Internship Opportunity
  • 2nd Prize: Rs. 400 + Merit certificate + Internship Opportunity
  • 3rd Prize: Rs. 200 + Merit certificate + Internship Opportunity
  •                    Merit Certificate to top 5 rank holders
  • All participants are entitled to receive participation certificates.

Important Dates:

  • Deadline for registration: 14th August 2020
  • Deadline for submission: 15th August 2020; 23:59 pm
  • Declaration of the result: 21st August 2020
  • Issuance of e-certificate: 23rd August 2020

Contact Information:

For any further queries please feel free to reach us at legallyrootedlr@gmail.com