Deadline: Submit your applications on or before October 1, 2016
Location: The security council simulation is taking place in New Haven, USA.
Applications are currently invited from international students to the thirty-ninth annual session of the Security Council Simulation at Yale (SCSY) taking place from October 13 to October 16, 2016. A total of 400 undergraduate and graduate students from around the world will gather at Yale University and be made to simulate policymakers who address the world’s most challenging and unpredictable crises. The Security Council Simulation at Yale, in its 39th iteration, will convene over 15 committees to address crises related to topics ranging from the EU migration crisis and Latin American narco-terrorism to deadly climate change and future presidential campaigns.
The Security Council Simulation is part of the Yale International Relations Association, Yale’s largest student organization with working connections with the Jackson Institute for Global Affairs and the MacMillan Center for International Studies. The crises simulations are open to all majors and will help build problem-solving, negotiation, policy writing and critical thinking skills, and enrich participants’ knowledge about global affairs, economics and scientific questions.
Eligibility: You are eligible to apply if you are an undergraduate or graduate student from any part of theworld.
The aims of the Security Council Simulation are as follows::
- To deliver rigorous global affairs and scientific education to college students, which does not form part of traditional curricula;
- Fully train future policy-makers and experts by helping them hone their skills of diplomacy, debate and research;
- provide international access to Yale’s intellectual and professional resources;
- enable students from around the world to meet some of their most intelligent peers and build long-lasting networks and connections.
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