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The Great India Festival: Essay Competition


To increase inter-cultural awareness, understanding, appreciation and respect, and promote harmonious living together.


Building a Better Canada

Assessment Criteria

Your essay must be original and must not be published anywhere. Essays must provide references of sources cited. Entries will be assessed on clear expression of ideas as well as logical layout of arguments.

Announcement of Winning Submissions

Winning entries will be announced during The Great India FestivalAugust 10, 11, 12 – 2018. Authors of the winning submissions will receive prizes and their submissions may be published in local newspapers and posted on the website. There will be 2 prizes for school students (grade 12 or lower) and 2 prizes for the rest, for a total of 4 prizes. The first prize will be a cash award for $200, and the second prize will be a cash award for $100 – in each category.

Due date: 30th July, 2018

Entries are to be submitted to [email protected]

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