WFUNA Model UN Summer Camp: New York (University)

  1. Eligibility

    • WFUNA Model UN Summer Camp: New York (University) welcomes youth between the ages of 18 and 30 from North America, Europe, Asia, South America, Africa, and Oceania who high interest in global affairs and the United Nations.

    • Participants must either be enrolled in a university, have recently graduated from university, or begin university in the next semester.

  2. Registration Deadlines

    • All registrations are accepted on a first come, first served basis. Once maximum capacity is reached, Participants will be able to register to be placed on a waitlist.

    • The registration period is from May 12, 2022 to July 1, 2022.

  3. Registration Fees

    • The fee for the WFUNA Model UN Summer Camp: New York is USD $2,499. 

    • The fee includes participation in the camp, a 5-night stay at a WFUNA designated accommodation option, 5 breakfast meals, 5 lunch meals, 5 dinner meals, snacks, entry for all activities included in the camp, public transport tickets, materials, and a certificate of participation.

    • The fee does not include any local souvenirs or purchases beyond what is designated as included in the program. Participants will need to bring additional money for any purchases they wish to make outside of camp.

    • The fee does not include travel to or from camp and all participants are required to pay for their travel to and from camp themselves.

  4. Payment

    • The participation fee must be paid in full by July 1 in in order to qualify for participation.

    • All fees are non-refundable.

  5. Visa

    • Upon request, successful registrants will be issued a Letter of Invitation from WFUNA stating the status of their participation at WFUNA Model UN Summer Camp: New York after a background check. To be eligible for a Letter of Invitation, participants will need to have paid their participation fees in full. Registrants may use the Letter of Invitation in their visa acquisition process.

    • WFUNA will not provide Visa Letters and is not responsible for any participant’s visa into the United States. All fees are non-refundable, and it is the participant's responsibility to secure the necessary documentation to enter the United States. WFUNA will not issue refunds for participants who are unable to secure a visa.

  6. Privacy and Intellectual Property

    • WFUNA reserves the right to utilize all data submitted by individuals to WFUNA, and to collect data in the form of photographs or videos during the conference and social events without limitations.

    • All registrants agree that no data, results, and materials for use in WFUNA Model UN Summer Camp: New York will be disseminated by means of publications, reports, conferences, or any other form without the express written consent from WFUNA of which these products, data, results, and materials are its exclusive property.

    • WFUNA  reserves the right to update and change information on the official website, conference program, and social media platforms without further notice.

  7. Code of Conduct

    • Registrants hereby certifies by completing the registration process that all information submitted is truthful and accurate. The registrant understands that falsification of any information provided will disqualify him or her from participation in WFUNA Model UN Summer Camp: New York and future WFUNA activities, and falsification of information or impersonation will result in legal actions.

    • Participants agrees that all materials produced for this conference will be original work. Plagiarism will not be tolerated at WFUNA Model UN Summer Camp: New York, and should the WFUNA discover instances of plagiarism, the individual will be disqualified from the program without refund. 

    • Participants are expected and obliged to obey the laws of Switzerland while participating in WFUNA Model UN Summer Camp: New York. Participants are personally responsible for all charges and damage to facilities of the conference and social events venues.

    • Participants understand full assumption of risk and acknowledges that WFUNA, and its members, officers, elected representatives and employees, including the WFUNA Model UN Summer Camp: New York student mentors team, do not assume any responsibility for the conduct and activities of the participant.

  8. UN Headquarters

    • Please refrain from bringing national flags with you for any visits to the United Nations Headquarters in New York.

    • No food or drinks are permitted during the sessions at the United Nations.