The Greater Boston Model United Nations is a unique and high caliber one-day Model UN Conference. It’s an excellent way to ‘kick-off’ the 2022-2023 season!
The Greater Boston Model UN conference provides delegates with an exciting first Model UN Conference of the school year. This is a no prep conference in which students receive an abridged topic guide and country profile on the day of the conference and 30-minute preparation block before the start of committee.
Below is a brief Q & A to help you learn a little more about the event:
What is the committee/topic? General Assembly, Finding Durable Solutions for Refugees
Is this a middle or high school conference? This conference is open to both middle and high school teams. They will be in separate committee rooms.
Will lunch be provided? No – Please note that students will be responsible for their own lunches. Delegates are encouraged bring money to purchase food in the Downtown area.
Will students participate in pairs? Yes, students will have the option during the registration process to opt to participate in pairs. They will receive their assignments the morning of the conference.
When will delegates find out their countries? Once delegates arrive at the conference they will be assigned a country and be given a half-hour to prepare their country positions and opening statements.
Are there position papers? No – not for this conference
Will this conference be in person? Yes – this conference will be held in-person in Boston, MA. Please note that there will be no virtual committee option.
My school doesn’t have a Model UN team, but I’d like to attend…are independent teams invited? Yes! Independent teams and independent delegates are welcome to attend. Parent advisors welcome!
What is the cost of registration? The cost of attendance is $65/delegate. There is an additional $100 non-refundable delegation fee for school groups bringing delegations. If you attend a Title 1 qualifying school you may request a reduced delegate fee of $25/delegate.
What is the refund policy? Delegate fees may be refunded until a week before the event.
Looking for additional resources? For more information, please see our FAQ for parents, students, teachers and advisors!