Gandhi Jayanti Essay Competition

Literati, the literary arts club of IIT Bombay is conducting an essay competition this semester, with cash prizes sponsored by Mr. Mahavir Jain, a distinguished alumnus of IIT Bombay. The competition is open to all college students(UG and PG). The poster containing details of the competition is attached with this mail.
The topic is ‘Gandhiji and contemporary society’.
The prizes are:
1st prize – Rs. 5000 cash
3 consolation prizes worth Rs. 1000 each.

The word limit is 500-1000 words.
The essay will be judged by a panel comprising of professors of the HSS department of IIT Bombay and Mr. Mahavir Jain. The winner will also get the chance to make an oral presentation of his essay (optional) on the 2nd of October programme that takes place in the convocation hall.

Entries may be sent to

To join the Google group of the Literary Arts Club, visit
or send an email to


One Response to Gandhi Jayanti Essay Competition

  1. souvik says:

    i completed writing d essay plz plz help me on how to send it(do i need to sign up or just e-mail it to you.)plz rply soonr,d las date is knocking hard!!

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