Please choose a theme:

Theme 1: My Heritage, My Home: ASEAN India Perspective

Theme 2: Imagining ASEAN India in 25 years


A qualified panel of judges will judge all the eligible entries and will shortlist the finalists.

The finalists will be felicitated during PBD 2018. Attractive incentives and prizes will be given to the winners.


Eligibility Criteria:

  • Essays can be submitted in English, Hindi and Tamil.
  • The essays must be a maximum of 1500 words, original and should fall within our theme and guidelines.
  • Inappropriate language or comments will be disqualified.
  • Each participant can submit their essay in all languages as separate applications.
  • The submitted file name must follow the file naming convention.
  • The theme chosen should be mentioned as a header in your submission.
  • It is essential for the participant to be between 16 to 25 years of age as on 1st October 2017.
  • Entries must be submitted electronically by the submission deadline on 30th November 2017.

Terms & Conditions:

  • The guidelines and other details related to registrations have been issued by the event organiser to enable successful registration of applicants.
  • Please refer to the Terms & Conditions

To complete the registration, the participant needs to fill up the form.