The Raya Siddiqi Award for Outstanding Director

About The Raya Siddiqi Award

The Raya Siddiqi Award for an Outstanding Director was established in 2017 to honor the memory of Raya Siddiqi, one of the most distinguished teammates of our team, and bestowed upon a committee Director in recognition of excellence in conference preparation as assessed by the Secretariat of GSUMUN. The winner is presented a Golden Gavel in addition to being placed on the Secretariat for the following year's conference. The criteria for selection include but aren't limited to:

  • Timely completion and superior execution of committee background guides,
  • Exemplary leadership skills and collaboration with members of their dais,
  • Consistency and punctuality during training events,
  • Excellent working knowledge of and adherence to GSUMUN Rules of Procedure.


The winners of The Raya Siddiqi Award for an Outstanding Director