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INDIAFRICA 2013 Essay Competition

INDIAFRICA 2013 Essay Competition

Are you below the age of 30 years and a person with opinions and perspectives and willing to share them with the communities in India and Africa? Then participate in the contest and stand a chance to win an attractive prize and an international platform.


How can India and Africa collaborate to co-create a brighter future


Indiafrica: A Shared Future


  • Twenty prizes of US$ 500 each
  • Certificates for all winners
  • INDIAFRICA merchandise for all winners


7 April 2013, 1200 hrs GMT


  • Send us your views, suggestions, opinions and perspectives in the form of an essay in any of the following languages: # English # French # Portuguese # Spanish # Arabic # Hindi # Swahili
  • Your essay could focus on any one of the following sectors: # Business # Creative Industry # Cultural Industry # Education # Energy # Food & Agriculture # Healthcare
  •  The competition is open to all African and Indian citizens under the age of 35 years.
  • Candidates must be under the age of 35 years as on 31st December, 2013. Proof of the same will have to be submitted.
  • Participation is open to individuals only.
  • The essay should be in 2000 words or less.
  • The essay should include a title and word count.
  • Submitted entries that have been awarded at other competitions will not be considered eligible for entry and will face immediate disqualification.
  • More detailed biographical information may later be requested from the shortlisted candidates.
  • Submitted entries should be unpublished and original work of the participant.
  • The entry should be submitted to – latest by 07 April 2013, 1200 hrs GMT.
  • Entry can also be posted to INDIAFRICA: A Shared Future Ideaworks Design & Strategy Pvt Ltd 609, Block-C, 6th Floor Nirvana Courtyard, South City-2 Sector-50, Gurgaon, Haryana, Pin-122018, India Phone: +91 124 425 3501
  • The submission should contain the candidate’s

 ~ Full Name

~ e-mail address

~ Contact no.

~ City, Country and Region

~ Date of birth (date-month-year)

~ Institution / Organization

~ Student Proof of identity

  • Winners in each of the categories will be announced on 19 May, 2013.
  • The essay will be judged on the content of your essay, the quality of research, the ability to present your views and the relevance and the quality of perspective presented within the context of the contest theme.


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