The Hyphen Awards

National Essay Competition 2020

The Hyphen Awards 2020 is a national essay competition for students. It offers opportunity for Students above 11th std to express their views on Environmental issues. Express your views on critical issues and win fellowships & scholarships.

The Hyphen Awards - National Essay Cometition

Write on any environmental issue that you are corned about

Win scholarships worth upto Rs 10 Lakhs!

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Write and win at The Hyphen Awards 2020

This essay competition is being held to recognise writing talent among Indian students. Participants are expected to write on any environmental that they are concerned about.

The Hyphen Awards is a pathway of getting young people to research and document their views on environmental issues. The winners will be vetted through and evaluation system.

How to participate:

Any Student Above Class 10th and residing in India can participate. Detailed guidelines can be found by clicking on the button below:

Show your writing skills

Suggested Topics

Air Pollution


Waste as a resource

Solid Waste Mgmt

Waste to Energy




Chemical-free farming