A New Writing Contest by ETimes (India)

Writing is an expression that serves to elaborate how we feel, and its beauty can convey messages and information we dare not speak. Indeed, writing prose is an art, an art that very few possess. It is said that words have the power to transport you to another place, in another time. Do you believe you possess the power of painting with words? Is writing a favourite hobby of yours, or an essential form of self-expression? Have you been plying your friends with stories you have written? And did your teachers take you time in class to quote and praise your content?

Are you tired of reading out your stories to your younger siblings, or the kids you babysit after school? Are you craving the fame of winning a competition with your remarkable writing progress? Look no more, we have just what you need!


We are organizing an Annual Writing contest, and each and every one of you is invited. There is absolutely no eligibility criteria, provided you can write well, that is all we need. Furthermore, there are no entry fees, you do not have to pay us anything to take part in the contest. However, we will only allow one writer to apply one paper at a time. All submissions must be made before the deadline has passed.

We will provide you with a platform where you can outshine your abilities and, make the first step towards establishing yourself as a literary genius. We have a profound appreciation for the talents of writer, and we aim to root out the writers in every house and encourage them to participate in our contest which will assist them in analyzing their writing abilities and motivate them to make serious considerations about their future.

Now, let us discuss some of the basic requirements that you need to know regarding the rules and regulations of the contest.


You are required to write a content consisting of 900-1000 words, following the MS Word Format. All work must be composed in the English language, and you are required to mention all your contact info on a separate page. We a have a strict policy against plagiarism and we advise the candidates to refrain from engaging in plagiarism, as we will thoroughly examine each custom writing to ensure that the writers have produced original content. Your content will get disqualified if it is suspected to be plagiarized. Remember, make sure to provide us with a content that has not been published before, so even if you are an employed blogger or writer, we want you to provide us with fresh and original content.


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How to apply?

You can apply for the contest using the simplest and easiest methods, it’s only a matter of a few clicks! All you have to do is to email your paper with the subject line “Essay Writing Contest” to content@etimesindia.com.


Upon submission, your content will be evaluated by our highly qualified, renowned and competent team of writers, who will grade you according to the work you have produced.


Submissions are accepted till March 31, 2019. 11:00 PM IST

The winners will receive e-mail notifications by April 20, 2019


The winners will be awarded prizes, the 1st winner will be awarded $500, and the 2nd runner-up will be given $300 while the 3rd runner-up will be awarded $100.

And that’s not all, the top 10 contestants will be reviewed and shortlisted to receive a job offer as a content writer to different companies from us!

So, don’t hesitate, and join us to win the most coveted writing contest of the season, which will not only assist you in getting recognition as a writer but may also serve to advance your career possibilities.