Metro Rail News | Article Writing Contest – September 2017

Metro Rail News Article Writing Contest

The Metro Rail News editorial team is proud to announce its worldwide project of connecting working and non-working professionals, journalists, railway & public transport engineers, research associates, freelance writers and engineering / management students on an intellectual platform. This platform also encourage youngsters to improve their editorial / writing skills and learn about benefits of green metro systems, smart public transport, their role in global climate change, smart cities, chronicle development in technology and involved strategies & policies.

Topic of the Month (September 2017):

Article length: Article should be greater than 2000 words in English only.

Last date of submission: 30th day September 2017

Result Announcement: 5th day of October 2017 at

Mode of submission: In MS-Word format via e-mail to

Who can participate: Open to all. (Participant should not be an active member of editorial team of any print magazine/newspaper)

Prize / Cash Award for best entries: Once the article is submitted our editorial team will review it thoroughly. 5 best entries will be selected by our Editorial Board for publication in our Metro Rail News (Monthly) Magazine as well as on our news portal

The writers of first 3 selected entries will be honored with Cash award + Appreciation certificate by the Symbroj Media Pvt. Ltd. and its associates (including sponsors):-

  • 1st Rank: ₹2500.00 (or equivalent currency)
  • 2nd Rank: ₹1500.00 (or equivalent currency)
  • 3rd Rank: ₹1000.00 (or equivalent currency)

Besides the above, the article garnering maximum page previews / readership will be selected for our “Quarterly Award Programme”. A cash prize of ₹5000.00 or equivalent currency will be given to writer of highest readership earning article.  Writers will get a period of one month to promote their articles on social media to get more readership.

Rules, terms & conditions:-

  • Articles should be accomplished with brief bio of writer, a passport size photograph along with link of his/her LinkedIn profile.
  • A person can send one article in each topic. Multiple article on same topic will not be allowed.
  • Only the original works will be published. Any attempt to publish copied content will be discarded, and the defaulter will be banned from participating in the next contest.
  • All communication will be made either through our news portal or e-mail to the winners.
  • Metro Rail News reserved it rights to publish selected articles on one or more websites. However, due credits will be given to author.
  • Decision of Metro Rail News Editorial Team will be final and binding.

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