Feb 21, 2019

Harvard Model United Nations

  • Crimson Education
  • Worldwide
Multiple Workshop Camp Skill Building

Description

The Harvard Model United Nations (HMUN) is a four day international simulation for high school students held annually in Boston. The event offers delegates to insight into the working of the United Nations by assuming the roles of world leaders.

HMUN creates an opportunity for young leaders to debate on pressing international issues and draft creative solutions.

For more information visit the official website at http://www.harvardmun.org/about_what.php

Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range

15-19

Competitiveness

3/5

Large number of applicants every year with a highly competitive selection process.
Selection is based on previous model UN delegate performance and conference attendances.

Participation Cost

$$

$80 USD per school
80 USD per delegate
65 USD per faculty advisor
Accommodation: $70 night
Flights: will vary from $500-2500 depending on the location

Minimum Technical Skill Needed

3/5

Model UN is a conference where participants must discuss topics and debate about international issues. An essay is required for applications.

Essay writing skills
Verbal communication skills
Articulation skills
Debating skills

Time Commitment

2/5

4 day event once a year

Application Deadline

To be announced for 2019

Application Process Includes

Apply through a school or as an individual delegate.
Each delegation must submit answers for three long-response questions.

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