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
Large number of applicants every year with a highly competitive selection process.
Selection is based on previous model UN delegate performance and conference attendances.
$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
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
4 day event once a year
Apply through a school or as an individual delegate.
Each delegation must submit answers for three long-response questions.