Activity Format

Activity - Students write the essay and send it

Essay Writing Contest is divided into two groups -

Junior Group and Senior Group

Junior Group - Class 6 to 9 school students 

Senior Group - Class 10 to 12 school students


Topic of Essay

Junior Group - “How will I introduce South Korea to my friends”

in 150 to 300 words in English only.

Senior Group - “How South Korea inspires me”

in 300 to 500 words in English only.


Send Essay

Email Essay at -

WhatsApp Essay at - 9810026547

Post Essay to – 

Korean Cultural Centre India, Embassy of the Republic of Korea,

25-A, Ring Road, Lajpat Nagar 4, New Delhi 110024


Last Date

18 August 2020


Terms and Conditions

  • Essay must be Handwritten or typed in English
  • Decision of judges will be final & no review request will be entertained
  • Contest is open ONLY to Indian Students residing in India
  • School students from only class 6 to 12 are eligible to participate
  • Participant must be a school student on the day of prize distribution of essay contest
  • Korea means Republic of Korea also popularly known as South Korea
  • Entries are property of organizers and are non-returnable
  • No Participation Fee or any other Fee at any stage
  • Individual participation is acceptable
  • Organizers reserve the right to add, delete, modify the format , dates, schedules etc. as and when required
  • Prizes are NOT encashable and NOT transferable
  • Travel to Korea will be subject to Government procedures
  • Free Trip to Korea for winners will be of maximum 6 Days/5 Nights
  • Winners of Essay Contest of previous years (2013 - 2019) who have traveled to Korea, are not eligible for Free Trip to Korea even if they win
  • Travel will be paid to winners for participation in Award Ceremony in Delhi by shortest route as per the following:
  • Travel paid for top 3 winners. Only for Winners outside Delhi NCR
  • Maximum Rs 10,000 for Air Fare on presenting the actual ticket
  • Maximum Rs 5,000 for Train Fare on presenting the actual ticket