Jared Yeo

Jared strongly believes that Model United Nations provides an experiential learning approach for students to engage and develop their interest in international affairs. As an avid MUNner, Jared has represented his college at several Model UN conferences, winning the Best Diplomacy Award at Harvard World Model United Nations in 2015, clinching awards for Best Delegate at PAMUN 2013 and NTUMUN 2014 in Singapore and Outstanding Delegate at AIMUN 2014 in Beijing, and Special Mention at the Techfest International MUN (TIMUN) 2014 in Mumbai.

Throughout university, Jared actively served in the Model United Nations circuit, taking on the role as the inaugural Secretary-General for the Yale-NUS Model ASEAN in 2014, Honorary Secretary-General for Yale-NUS Model ASEAN 2015, Academics Director and Editor-In-Chief for Yale-NUS College Asia-Pacific Model UN 2015. He also chaired at conferences such as Jogja International MUN 2014, NTUMUN 2015, Bandung Model UN 2015, and Yale-NUS Model ASEAN 2016.

With over five years of Model UN coaching experience, Jared has trained students from Singapore and across the region, including those from World Federation of United Nations Association (Korea Youth Camp), Raffles Girls’ Primary School, Nan Hua High School, Yamate Ghakin High School and De La Salle University – Dasmariñas Senior High School.

Delegate
– Harvard World Model United Nations (Seoul) 2015 – Diplomacy Award
– Pan Asia Model United Nations (Taiwan) 2014 – Best Diplomacy Award
– Peking University Asian International Model United Nations (Bejing) 2014 – Outstanding Delegate and Best Position Paper Awards
– Nanyang Technological University Model United Nations (Singapore) 2014 – Best Delegate
– Techfest International Model United Nations (Mumbai) – Special Mention and Best Position Paper Awards
– Pan Asia Model United Nations (Taiwan) 2013 – Best Diplomacy Award

Chair
– World Federation of the United Nations International Model United Nations (India) 2018 – Director
– Yale-NUS Model ASEAN (Singapore) 2016 – Chair
– Yale-NUS Model ASEAN (Singapore) 2015 – Chair
– Bandung Model United Nations 2015 – Chair
– Nanyang Technological University Model United Nations (Singapore) 2015 – Chair
– Jogja International Model United Nations 2014 – Director

Secretariat
– Yale-NUS College Asia-Pacific Model United Nations (Singapore) 2017 – Honorary Secretary General
– Yale-NUS Model ASEAN (Singapore) 2015 – Honorary Secretary General
– Yale Model United Nations (Korea) 2015 – Editor-In-Chief
– Yale-NUS College Asia-Pacific Model United Nations (Singapore) 2015 – Academics Director and Editor-In-Chief
– Yale-NUS Model ASEAN (Singapore) 2014 – Secretary General

Coach
– ASEAN Foundation Model ASEAN Meeting (Philippines), Lead Trainer (2018)
– World Federation of the United Nations Association Youth Summer Camp (Korea), Trainer (2017)
– Raffles Girls’ Primary School – Coach (2016 – 2018)
– Nan Hua High School – Coach (2016 – 2018)

Special Awards
– Yale-NUS Study Award 2013 – Present
– Jackie & Catherine Ng Award 2013 – 2017
– NUS Student Achievement Award for Leadership 2016
– Housing & Development Board Bursary 2014 – 2016

Appointments Held
– Student Representative, Yale-NUS Student Government, 2014 – 2016
– Inaugural Vice-President, Yale-NUS International Relations & Political Association, 2013 – 2015
– Founding Chairman, Pioneer Junior College China Desk, 2009