India, a beacon of democracy and multilateralism, assumed the G20 Presidency on December 1, 2022, from Indonesia. This pivotal moment in the nation’s history underscores its commitment to establishing pragmatic global solutions for the well-being of all, embracing the spirit of ‘Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam’, or ‘The World is One Family’.
As India leads the G20, it aims to involve its people in this international forum. Among several initiatives, the G20 Secretariat/ Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India, in collaboration with MyGov, presents an Essay Competition titled ‘My Vision for India’s G20 Presidency’.
This G20 Essay Competition initiative looks forward to engaging the bright minds of young Indians to enlighten the world with their innovative thoughts and insightful perspectives.
Objectives of the G20 Essay Competition
The G20 Essay Competition revolves around several key objectives:
- Inviting students to share their visions and ideas for India’s G20 Presidency
- Enhancing knowledge and creating awareness about India’s G20 Presidency
- Increasing understanding of India’s role and contributions to the G20
- Encouraging young Indians to engage with different parameters of the G20
Selection Criteria for G20 Essay Competition
Participants’ essays will be evaluated based on:
- The originality of thought and depth of knowledge
- Quality of content and relevance to the topic
- Structure, articulation, and writing style
Eligibility & Submission Guidelines for G20 Essay Competition
The competition is exclusive to Indian Citizens and open to two age groups:
Category A (12 – 14 years) and Category B (14 -16 years).
The essay, not exceeding 1500 words, can be submitted in either Hindi or English.
Each essay must be typed in an A-4 size MS Word document using the Arial font for English and Mangal font for Hindi, size 12 with 1.5” spacing, and submitted as a PDF.
It’s crucial that the participant be the author of the essay and that it reflects original thinking and presentation.
Timeline for G20 Essay Competition
||1st June 2023
||31st July 2023
The G20 Essay Competition begins on 1st June 2023 and ends on 31st July 2023.
The best entries will be rewarded with a cash prize of Rs. 10,000 each.
Terms and Conditions of the G20 Essay Competition
The G20 Essay Competition has several terms and conditions to ensure fairness and authenticity.
Each participant can submit only one entry, and plagiarized or copied entries will not be considered.
The entries must be submitted through the MyGov.in portal only.
Participants must respect copyright laws, and any violation will lead to disqualification.
Personal details like the author’s name, email, etc., must not be mentioned in the body of the essay.
The G20 Secretariat/ Ministry of External Affairs reserves the right to verify original documents before awarding the prizes, amend any part of the competition/guidelines, and holds exclusive rights to copy, store, edit, distribute, transmit, and publish competition entries.
Any violation of the guidelines will lead to disqualification.
For further information and to participate, visit the official MyGov platform.
This competition presents a unique opportunity for Indian youth to contribute their ideas and vision for the nation’s G20 Presidency, highlighting India’s role in global conversations.
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