Awards

In addition to being an opportunity for delegates to come together in the spirit of diplomacy and work toward creating a better world, SDIMUN also encourages delegates to push themselves to achieve.  Delegates who demonstrate superior diplomatic skills, thoughtful preparation and research, and an ability to build consensus among their peers are honored on the second day of the conference by the Upper Secretariat. Honors include:

 

Committee-Based Awards
  • Research¬†
For the delegate(s) who demonstrate(s) exceptional use of research and evidence in their work before and during the conference.
  • Commendation
For one-two delegates who demonstrate insight and a deep understanding of the topics addressed by their committee.
  • Outstanding
For one-two delegates who demonstrate a depth of knowledge and insight into the topics addressed by their committee above committee expectations.
  • Best Delegate (Gavel)
For the single delegate that demonstrated diplomatic skill, depth of knowledge, and insight above and beyond what was expected by the committee.
Overall Conference Awards
  • Best Small Delegation
For the small delegation for whom the most members were awarded in their individual committees.
  • Best Large Delegation
For the large delegation for whom the most members were awarded in their individual committees.