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International Forensic Sciences : Article Competition
Article, Case Study, Paper, Essay, Scientific Notes,
Educational Notes, Study Articles etc (Articles &
Chapters for Books are preferred).
You must submit your article online only at
All entries must be in English language Only.
Only original works that have not been
published in print, digital or online publications will be
considered. Self-published work in blogs, on websites or
social media, etc. will be considered.
Entering into a competition assigns the
copyright of the entry to the IFS, even if the entry does not
Copyright for articles are retained by the
author(s), with publication rights granted to the IFS.
Certificate will be provided to each
Submit your documents in Microsoft Word -
.doc or .docx
A candidate may submit multiple articles
(separately) to increase chances of winning.
The Cover Page should consist of the Name,
Contact Details, and University / Organization of the
participant along with the Title of the Article.
Co-authorship is permitted (maximum of 3
Please submit text only. All the entries must be typewritten.
Article needs to be original; Plagiarism must
be below 25%
Word Limit: Minimum 1500 words (About
4 to 5 - A4
Limit: Maximum 5000 words (About 7 to 10 - A4 size pages)
Page : A4 = One-column only - Don't divide page
in two vertical sections.
Titles : Times New Roman, 16 / 14 pts.
Body: Times New Roman, 12 pts.
Footnotes: Times New Roman, 10 pts.
Line Spacing: Single or 1.5 for the Main Body
Size = A4 (Single Column Only - Don't divide page in two vertical sections)
The submission must be made only in *.doc or *.docx format.
Sample Article /
Article Format / Basic Template
your article online from -
Following criteria may be used in assessing the articles by
the Panel of Judges of IFS :
Content, The quality of language, Grammar & punctuation,
Formatting, Originality, Clarity,
Structure, Overall impression, analysis, Forensic Science
relevance etc. You can send Articles, Case Studies etc, but
articles & chapters suitable for books are highly recommended.
We are not primarily looking for any new research papers etc
but articles and any contributions suitable for books will be
International Standard Book Number :
Competition Winners :
already sent to all participants,
If not received then check
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After publication of book / blog with
top 100 articles, we will update link here.
Last Date of Submission : 29 Nov. 2020,
Declaration of Results : 18 Dec. 2020
(*Subject to change)
Certificate of Participation for all...
IFS is not liable for any copyright
infringement on the part of the entrant and will not become
involved in copyright disputes. The decision of the judges
shall be final and binding. IFS reserves the right to change
the terms and conditions without prior notice.
Sending an entry is not proof that we have
received your entry. Automated confirmation email / Ref. No. from IFS is required. No
responsibility can be accepted for entries that are lost or
delayed, or which are not received for any reason.
Subjects / Topics =
Forensic Science, Criminology, Questioned
Documents, Handwriting, Fingerprint, Cyber Forensics, Forensic
Biotechnology, DNA Fingerprinting, Forensic Engineering, Fire
and Arson Investigation, Forensic Psychology, Forensic
Accounting, Financial Fraud Examination, Forensic Photography,
Forensic Odontology / Dentistry, Mobile Phone Forensics,
Private Investigator / Detective, Wildlife Forensics, Crime
Scene Investigation, Digital Evidences, Cyber Security, Cyber
Law, Forensic Medicine, Forensic Audio and Video Analysis,
Expert Witness, Forensic Report Writing, Forensic Experts
Cross Examination, Forensic Science Advanced Techniques, and
any other topics related to Forensic Sciences etc…
Please submit your article online only at
IFS : International Forensic Science
IFS : Education Department :
IFS : Indian Forensic Sciences :