Dear Parents and Future Delegates,
It is our pleasure to offer you the chance to participate in the world-renowned international Model United Nations (MUN) Conference: Harvard MUN! During the conference, held annually in downtown Boston, USA, students delve into the inner workings of the United Nations by taking up the role of UN representatives to debate and solve global issues that world leaders face. It is an exciting opportunity for students interested in international relations and policy making, while connecting with over 3200 delegates from 40 countries. Moreover, HMUN builds a student’s Leadership Skills while promoting a strong profile for teamwork, negotiation, and public speaking, among others. Truly, HMUN is the experience of a lifetime.
SSCC Sioufi’s participation in HMUN 2017
The sixty-fourth Harvard Model UN session will be held at the Back Bay neighborhood in Boston from Thursday, January 26 to Sunday, January 29, 2017. Students from SSCC Sioufi will leave Lebanon on Sunday January 22, to return on Monday, January 30 (tentative dates).
The deadline for registration through The Council: Leadership Academy is May 23, 2016.
The package price of $3,750 offered by The Council includes:
- Conference registration by Monday, May 23, 2016.
- Full board hotel reservation
- Roundtrip plane ticket
- Health insurance
- A tour of Boston, which includes a trip to Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
- Training for the conference beginning Summer 2016
training at The Council’s main branch (Ain Aar, Lebanon) comprises at least 16
Preliminary training will take place every Saturday from July 9 till July 30, followed by an intensive 3-day training between Monday August 22 till Wednesday August 24.
Future trainings will be scheduled at a later stage during the academic year 2016-2017 according to the students’ schedule.
*Once a student registers for the HMUN Conference, they are automatically eligible to start the preliminary training in Summer 2016.
Payment is divided in three equal installments of $1,250:
- First payment: upon registration for HMUN
- Second payment deadline: Wednesday, November 2, 2016
- Third payment deadline: Monday, January 9, 2017
About The Council: Leadership Academy
The Council is an education company helping students unleash their leadership potential.
We work directly with students and their respective schools to give them intensive workshops of the highest grade. The Council is young, energetic, and has a team with years of experience and a stellar reputation in training Model United Nations delegates and organizing exchange programs.
believe future leaders need guidance
- to perfect skills they may already have and achieve those they require
- to be essential mentors to the teams they are heading
- to let their aptitudes grow and reach beyond excellence
can be trailblazers
is our mission at The Council to give every student the chance to harvest the
skills they need through adulthood. Our programs help students unfold
into the leaders we know they can be. By tapping into their talents as
public speakers, role players, researchers, and negotiators, we aim to show
students how they can lead and succeed.
Student’s name (as mentioned on passport): ______________________________________
Date of birth:________________________________________________________________
Phone number: ______________________________________________________________
I, the undersigned (mother/father/guardian) of _______________________________________ agree for my (son/daughter) to participate in the Harvard Model United Nations 2017 Conference organized by The Council: Leadership Academy in coordination with SSCC Sioufi.
I hereby enclose the amount of $1,167 for registration, and promise to settle the full payment by the deadlines:
November 2, 2016, for the second payment, and
Monday, January 9, 2017, for final payment
Parent’s signature: ______________________________