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Essay writing is an art, which brings out your writing skill. It is an art, through which you pen down your knowledge and perception about the given topic. GEMA is a highly acclaimed After School Activity Platform, that brings together technology to the education sector and providing requisite support to students, parents and school administrations.
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"We aim at inspiring our students to dream more, learn more, do more, and become more in their respective journeys of life."
All the essays will be judged on the basis of your logic, literature survey, writing style, innovation, structure, etc. Participants should write point wise with proper logic.
We appreciate simple ideas but always discourage copied content even though it looks attractive. The essay should bring out all the details about a particular topic. Participants should do a lot of research before writing the essay. This will definitely enhance the knowledge of the participants in the specific field.
Participants are free to create their own structure by providing all the information about the topic without copying from the internet.
Bulk Entries by School
Teachers and youth directors may submit a collection of essays from their class or group by emailing all essays as attachments in a single email to: email@example.com Student details in an excel file needs to be attached in that email as well. You can download the excel file template below.
Amazing Prizes for Winners & Participants
There are 3 Winners in each Category 1st, 2nd and 3rd. Winners will get Gold, Silver, Bronze Trophies and Certificates.
There will be 5 Consolation Prize winners in each category who will get Medal and Certificate.
There is a School Level Winner from each school where there are minimum 30 participants.
How to Participate
Its a 3 Step Process: Register – Payment – Upload Essay file.
Registration: Fill the Form above to register. It will redirect you to the payment page, once paid it will redirect you to the essay upload form.
Language : English
Title: Participants are free to choose any title of their own on the given topic.
Format: Recommended font is Arial, Font Size is 12, Font Color is Black.
Nationality : Any
Categories : Three ( Sub Junior, Junior & Senior Category)
Submission: Fill the the form above, Pay the Fee in Next Step and then in 3rd Step submit Essay in word file/doc file
Only one entry is accepted per person.
The contest will be in three categories:
(a) Sub-junior (grade 3 to 5)
(b) Junior (grade 6 to 8)
(c) Senior(grade 9 to 12)
The minimum required length of the story is as follows:
(a) Sub-junior (grade 3-5) = 300 words min – no max limit
(b) Junior (grade 6-8) = 500 words min – no max limit
(c) Senior(grade 9-12) = 700 words min – no max limit
(1) Sub junior – “The Most Exciting Place I’ve Ever Been to.”
(2) Junior – “Bullying in Schools: Causes, Effects, and Solutions.”
(3) Senior – “The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on the Job Market and Society.”
Preparing your Entry
Essay can be written only In English Language, as a typed doc file only. We don’t accept handwritten entries.
There are no particular rules regarding formatting (font style, size, line space, etc.). However, essays must be submitted in either MS Word (DOC/DOCX) or PDF format.
* Your name and essay title are not included in the word count limit.
Mention the following information below your Essay:
(a) Full name
(b) Date of birth
(c) Category entered
(d) Transaction Number as generated by Stripe once Entry Fee is paid
(e) Title of your essay
(f) Email address (optional) – parent’s/teacher’s email address can be used here if necessary
(g) School name
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This bi-annual essay contest is organized in an effort to harness the energy, creativity and initiative of the world’s youth in promoting a culture of peace and sustainable development. 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.
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GEMA THANKS THE PARTICIPATING SCHOOLS FOR SUCH AN OVERWHELMING RESPONSE
We have a Limited Space so its not possible to include all 200 participating schools, but we are deeply indebted to each and everyone for your kind association with GEMA International Story Writing Competition.