'I want to be in Carlsen’s shoes one day’ Essay Competition

By Anusha

New Delhi, 17 December 2013: Do you aspire to be the World Champion of Chess in your life? Have Carlsen's moves and game talent at the recent World Chess Championship hooked you to this game like never before? Would you like to be in Carlsen's shoes one day?

Send us your thoughts in not more than 500 words on "how Magnus Carlsen has inspired you by winning the World Champion title at the young age of 23", and "what lessons you have learnt from seeing his hardwork and dedication to a game that originated in India thousands of years ago".


Entries should be only in English and typed (not handwritten)
Entries should not be more than 500 words.
Entries only from students between 13-15 years will be accepted. An age certificate from your school is compulsory.
Only one entry per student is allowed.
Bulk entries from schools will not be accepted. Only individual entries should be sent.
Competition is valid for Indian students only.
Please provide your full name, name of your school, address, a passport size photograph and contact details along with your entry.

'I want to be in Carlsen’s shoes one day’- Essay

Deadline for submission: 30 January 2014
No phone calls/email enquires please.

Results will be announced only to the winners directly, and via the Embassy's website.
Entries to be sent via postal mail/courier (email entries will not be accepted) to:
Subject: ‘I want to be in Carlsen's shoes one day' Essay Competition

Attn: M. Arya, Royal Norwegian Embassy, 50-C, Shantipath, Chanakya Puri, New Delhi.

For more information, please visit our website www.norwayemb.org.in

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