Contemporary Issues In Mediation Research Essay Competition 2020

 

The Singapore International Mediation Institute’s (SIMI) Contemporary Issues In Mediation Research Essay Competition is an annual event aimed at developing and fostering an interest in mediation, a form of collaborative dispute resolution, amongst tertiary students. The competition is sponsored by SIMI and offers prizes of:

  • Book Vouchers valued at SGD300 and essay published in the book series "Contemporary Issues in Mediation" Volume 6 for the entry placed FIRST.
  • Book Vouchers valued at SGD200 and essay published in the book series "Contemporary Issues in Mediation" Volume 6 for the entry placed SECOND.
  • Essays will be published in the book series “Contemporary Issues in Mediation” Volume 6, and author(s) of the essay named as contributors accordingly (applicable to all winners of the competition).

 

Who can apply?

The competition is open to participants from across the world.

All registered tertiary students across all disciplines of studies studying at universities, colleges or other educational institutions (including those pursuing postgraduate studies in masters or doctorate degree) may apply.

Participation in the competition is FREE.

Participants are encouraged to be creative in their topics (e.g. cross-disciplinary studies) and are free to decide how they wish to approach their chosen topic.

If you are interested to enter the 2020 Contemporary Issues in Mediation Research Essay Competition, please read the rules of the competition (Competition Rules - CIIM Research Essay Competition 2020.pdf) and email your essay to us with a completed entry form (Entry Form - CIIM Research Essay Competition.pdf).

Completed application forms and essays should be submitted by email to ciim@simi.org.sg no later than 2359 (GMT+8) hours on Sunday, 31 May 2020.

Previous winning published essays can be found here: Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3, Volume 4 (Volume 5 is in the midst of compilation).

 

Previous CIIM Essay Prize Winners

Results for previous editions of the Annual Essay Competition can be found here

 

 

 

Documents for Research Essay Competition 2020

 TitleOwnerCategoryModified DateSize 
Entry Form 2020 (CIIM)  1/30/2020176.12 KBDownload
Competition Rules 2020  2/26/2020416.94 KBDownload