Application as Delegate

The application process for the Model WTO 2017 is now closed


Application deadline: Sunday, 26th February 2017

We will process your CV and send you an acceptance email if you are among those selected for the first application round of the Model WTO 2017.

Those who passed the first round will then have to send us a short 1 page text on one of the following topics:

  • What are the pros and cons of regulating SMEs in the international trade framework? Write your essay from the perspective of one specific country of your choice
  • How do new technologies facilitate the access of SMEs to international trade? Base your essay on one specific technology


We will then send you another emailing confirming that you have been accepted to the Model WTO 2017.

The best essays about the topics will receive prizes during the closing ceremony at the Graduate Institute in Geneva.

After receiving your final acceptance email, you will have to transfer the 350 CHF  participation fee before March 10th.




More information on the role of the participants, the awards and the participation fee.



See last year’s ‘Best Essay’ by Luis Nicasio Hernández Arreola: Winner of Model WTO 2016 Best Essay