Application as Delegate

The application process for the Model WTO 2018 is now open!


Application deadline: Sunday, 18th February 2018



Application process:


The application process consists of two rounds.


For the first round, please send your CV and Motivation letter to
After the application deadline, emails will be sent out to inform you about the selection for the second application round of the Model WTO 2018.


For the second round, a 2-page essay on the topic “Development principles for a hypothetical Investment Facilitation Agreement: Discuss whether they are feasible in a consensus-based system (possible resources are the Trade Facilitation Agreement, Indian Proposal for a Trade Service Agreement, and the Brazilian CIFA)”. The final confirmation email regarding one’s participation will then follow.


The participation fee which is expected to be CHF 370 and must be transferred prior to 9th March, 2018, after receiving the final confirmation email.



During the closing ceremony at the WTO Headquarters, the best essays will be awarded.




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