Model United Nations (MUN) is a simulation of the United Nations Conference organized by the university or high school clubs. It involves a concentration of a diverse group of people gathered together in the same place while discussing global issues. Moreover, several opportunities present at MUNs. It provides a platform to harness skills such as public speaking, diplomacy and negotiation and leadership skills. Early-on development of these skills-set provides an advantage in the area of university selection and job applications. Furthermore, participating in MUNs can help you acquaint with current global issues.
In light of underlying benefits, MUNs provide overwhelming experience and boosts personal as well as professional growth. Thus, there are several university clubs that are organizing model UN conferences. Here is the list of MUN events occurring in April.
Location: New York, USA
Event Date: 14-18 April 2019
Application Deadline: 07 April 2019
National Model United Nations (NMUN) is inviting applications from young, diplomatic youths to enhance their teamwork, and leadership skills. Moreover, NMUN prepares university students to be better global citizens and the next generation of international leaders. Hence, NMUN has invited application from interested candidates from all over the world. Furthermore, NMUN offers 23 simulated UN committees and uses procedural rules developed with UNITAR. In fact, NMUN has been recognized as an NGO formally associated with the UNDGC since 1982. Further, it has been a member of UN Academic Impact since 2013.
Location: Hanover, USA
Event Date: 05-07 April 2019
Application Deadline: 30 March 2019
Dartmouth Model United Nations (DartMUN) is open for application for its annual model UN conference. Moreover, DartMUN conference is held on the beautiful Ivy League campus of Dartmouth College. Each year, hundreds of high school delegates participate in a rousing debate on international politics, humanitarian causes, and more. Run solely by Dartmouth undergraduate students, DartMUN offers delegates an unparalleled opportunity to debate, negotiate, and collaborate with other peers in advancing today’s pivotal political, economic, and cultural issues.
Location: Akron, USA
Event Date: 17-18 April 2019
Application Deadline: 26 March 2019
North East Ohio Model United Nations Conference (NEOMUN) invites application from delegates for a two-day competition. NEOMUN is hosted by the St. Vincent-St. Mary High School Model United Nations Team and is sponsored by the University of Akron. Moreover, featuring a variety of specialized and crisis committees, NEOMUN aims to provide a range of committees for both novice and experienced crisis delegates. In addition, NEOMUN uses North American rules of procedure and a holistic scoring system.
Location: Winchester, USA
Event Date: 7 April 2019
Application Deadline: 31 March 2019
Winchester Model United Nations Conference (WinMUN) invites application from delegates for a one-day simulation of the United Nations. Moreover, WinMUN is hosted by the Winchester High School for New England-area high school students. Moreover, WinMUN offers committees tailored for both experienced delegates and beginners ready to dive into international affairs. In addition, WinMUN brings a diverse group of students from all grades, ethnicities, and debate-experience levels. At the conference, students will assume the role of UN representatives of member-states or court justices of the International Court of Justice while debating the pressing issues that global leaders face every day.
Location: Angola, USA
Event Date: 11-12 May 2019
Application Deadline: 04 May 2019
A Model United Nations Conference is a replica of the actual United Nations. Each participant is a delegate of a nation. Moreover, there will be different committees debating various topics. Further, each committee will focus on an ongoing world issue. Additionally, each delegate will aim to get the decision best for their country passed by the United Nations.
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