ABOUT THE MILLENNIUM FELLOWSHIP - CLASS OF 2019
United Nations Academic Impact and MCN are proud to partner on the Millennium Fellowship. In the three months the application was open in 2019, over 7,000 young leaders applied to join the Class of 2019 on 1,209 campuses across 135 nations. 69 campuses worldwide (just 6%) were selected to host the 1,092 Millennium Fellows. The Class of 2019 is bold, innovative, and inclusive. Millennium Fellows' Projects are projected to positively impact the lives of over 978,400 people worldwide this year.
“I'm so excited to be a Millennium Fellow, because I believe this is an opportunity for me to improve, and enhance my leadership skills and also, an opportunity to expand my network thereby meeting innovative minds, probably some working in the same field as mine hence learn and get new ideas from them.
And achieving the Sustainable Development Goals in order to eradicate poverty and disease.”