Save The Date for NHSMUN 2020! Session I: Friday, Feb. 28, 2020 - Monday, March 2, 2020 Session II: Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - Saturday, March 7, 2020 Join us in New York City for the experience of a lifetime. More details coming soon!

Welcome to NHSMUN

The National High School Model United Nations (NHSMUN) is the world's largest Model UN conference for secondary school students, with hundreds of schools and thousands of delegates attending from around the world. Established in 1975, NHSMUN is known for its diverse, prestigious attendees, its world-class staff, and its engaging committee simulations of proven substantive quality. NHSMUN provides students with opportunities to interact with high-profile, relevant United Nations figures, including an in-person visit with diplomatic representatives of the countries the students are representing. Academically rigorous material, thought-provoking debate, and a staff of carefully-selected MUN experts -- whether you are a beginner or veteran, if you are looking for an engaging, immersive experience in the world of international affairs, problem solving, and diplomacy, NHSMUN is the conference for you. NHSMUN holds sessions at the New York Hilton Midtown and UN Headquarters, subject to availability of space at the UN.

Past NHSMUN Photos

Why attend NHSMUN?

World Class Staff

Top university students from around the world mentor their secondary school counterparts

Premier Background Guides

NHSMUN produces the most comprehensive background guides in the world, preparing students for top-notch committee participation

Individualized Attention

NHSMUN's staff leadership team is known for its meticulous attention to detail and around-the-clock availability

Unforgettable Experiences

Memorialize your 4 days of problem solving by presenting your resolution to 3,000 supporters

Exclusive Resources

Check out NHSMUN's comprehensive digital resource library and training materials for MUN delegates

Professional Advancement

Distinguish yourself from your peers in your college applications by showing your involvement with NHSMUN in New York City

Solutions You Take Home

View and share your digitally published resolutions online at the end of each conference

Build a Network

Become a part of the powerful network of the best and the brightest in the 21st-century Model United Nations community

NHSMUN Details

We would love to work with you! We will be updating our website in the coming weeks with information about NHSMUN 2020. If you have any questions, or would like to join our e-mail announcement list, please contact us at any time at registration.nhsmun@imuna.org.
NHSMUN's participant fee is $105, which includes all materials, sessions, and conference programming. Hotel costs vary depending upon the type of room selected, but on average, we recommend budgeting roughly $100 per person per night. Please navigate to our conference fee page for additional information about our conference fee structure. Scholarships will be offered for those in need of financial assistance. Applications and details will be provided upon the start of registration.
NHSMUN 2020 will consist of two identical sessions: Friday, February 28 to Monday, March 2, 2020 and Wednesday, March 4 to Saturday, March 7, 2020. Schools may request their preferred session. Both sessions will take place at the New York Hilton Midtown (conference headquarters) as well as at the United Nations Headquarters (subject to availability of space at the UN). All participants, except for schools located in New York City, are required to stay at the New York Hilton.
During the registration process, you will submit your preferred conference session dates, and indicate the countries and committees that you would most like to be assigned. You will then pay a fee to secure your registration, and our Secretary-General and Director-General team will make country assignments, provide Background Guides, and share a suite of digital resources to guide students as they prepare for the world's premier Model UN conference experience! We will soon post more information about how to register. In the meantime, please feel free to contact us with any questions that you may have.