Sunan Kalijaga International Writing Contest

Sunan Kalijaga: International Journal of Islamic Civilization (SK:IJIC) is a journal initiated by State Islamic University (UIN) Sunan Kalijaga Yogyakarta Indonesia. The Journal invites international scholars to participate in a writing competition  on  Islam and World Peace to be published in its first edition.


The Topic:  

Islam and World Peace (Comparison between Indonesia and Other Countries)

Type of Articles:

  • Research Paper
  • Survey Paper
  • Case Studies
  • Comparative Studies

Important Dates:

  • Deadline of submission: August 13th, 2017.
  • Announcement of the winners:  September 10th, 2017. 


  • The First winner will receive: $1,000 netto.
  • The Second  winner  will receive: $750 netto.
  • The Third  winner  will receive: $500 netto.
  • The Fourth winner in will receive: $250 netto.
  • All winning papers will be published in the first edition of the Journal.
  • Other selected papers will be considered for publication in the subsequence series of the Journal.

The first winner will be invited to present his/her paper at Universitas Islam Negeri (UIN) Sunan Kalijaga 66th Anniversary on September 26th, 2017 (tickets and accommodation will be provided by the university).

Specific requirements:

  1. The submitted manuscripts are original works of the authors and have not been published elsewhere.
  2. Any forms of plagiarism will not be tolerated.
  3. All data in the article has to be proven by sources and references.  
  4. Writing format should follow American Psychological Association (APA) style.
  5. Full paper should be written in Microsoft WORD format, Times New Roman, between 20-40 pages  including abstract and references.
  6. Transliteration model follows International Journal of Middle East Studies  (IJMES)

All manuscripts are sent to: or

Contact Person: Jarot Wahyudi