EssayCon2021

Technology Times in collaboration with Pakistan Council for Research in Water Resources (PCRWR) is announcing its 14th essay writing contest EssayCon 2021.

This Year’s Title:

“Mitigating & Adapting to Climate Change Impact and Environmental Degradation”

Technology Times in collaboration with its partner organizations is organizing in an effort of EssayCon 2021 to harness the energy, creativity and initiative of the Pakistan’s youth in promoting a culture of awareness of climate change impact and environmental degradation. It also aims to inspire society to learn from the young minds and to think about how each of us can make a difference in the world.

Deadline
November 30, 2021

Language
English

Word-count
800 words 
(margin of 100 words)

Top Three Essay writers will get Cash Prizes!

First prize
PKR 50,000

Second prize
PKR 30,000

Third prize
PKR 20,000

Just enter your details and your submission will be taken right away!

Terms & Conditions

  • Essays could be any form of writing like: Expository, Descriptive, Narrative, Compare-&-contrast, and Persuasive/argumentative.
  • Technology Times reserves the write to cancel a submission in case of any type of copyright violation, replication, duplication or copying of the essay from any other source
  • Incomplete entries will be rejected. You will only be given a single chance. So, use it wisely and confirm every detail before submission.
  • Essays are judged by a panel of highly qualified judges. Every judgement is opinion-free and anonymously done.
  • Contest is for higher secondary to university students, either registered or not.
  • Age limit 16-32.

Judgement Criteria of EssayCon

Judgement Criteria

The judgment criteria will base on;
•               Uniqueness of ideas/ Originality            4 points
•               Clarity of subject/ Focus on issues         3 points
•               Content / Interpretation                        3 points
•               Technical relevancy                                 3 points
•               Language                                                 2 points
 
                                                                        Total : 15 points
 
In case of tie there will be additional 3 points of presentation (for tie contestants only), which will be awarded on spot at the prize distribution ceremony.
 
Technology Times has right to accept/reject any or all entries of the EssayCon 2021.