Can assistance from teachers or parents be used for student submissions?
While we encourage students to seek advice and guidance from their teachers, parents, or mentors, the final submission should be their original work. It's fine to discuss ideas, brainstorm, and receive constructive feedback, but the writing should reflect the student's own thoughts, creativity, and effort. This is crucial to ensure fairness and integrity in the program.
Are collaborative submissions accepted?
Unfortunately, we do not accept collaborative submissions at this time. Our program is designed for individual participants, and each submission must be the sole work of the person submitting it. This policy ensures a fair judging process and allows ...
Are submissions in Hindi accepted?
Unfortunately, at this time, we only accept submissions in English. We understand the depth and beauty of Hindi and other regional languages. However, for the sake of uniformity and fairness in judging, we have limited the language of submissions to ...
What file formats are accepted for submissions?
In the India Writing Project, we do not require specific file formats for submissions. Our submission portal provides a space where you can either copy-paste your piece or type it in directly. This helps to maintain a uniform format for all ...
How will the submissions be judged?
Submissions for the India Writing Project are judged by a panel of experienced and acclaimed judges. Each piece of writing is evaluated based on its originality, creativity, command over the language, and emotional impact. The judges will also look ...
Are there specific formatting guidelines for submissions?
We do not impose strict formatting guidelines for submissions. However, we do ask that you keep your formatting simple and professional. This means avoiding fancy fonts, colors, or decorations in your document. Your work should be easy to read and ...