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 am honored to be a Millennium Fellow because I have the opportunity to be a part of an organization whose purpose is to put others first. The Millennium Fellowship Program will not only shape me to be a better student, but also a better sister, daughter, and community member.”
Millennium Fellowship Project
Project ISE aims to provide and advocate for quality, inclusive sex education in the surrounding Topeka, KS community and communities beyond. This includes discussions on consent, use of various contraceptives, and STI/STD detection and prevention. Project ISE intends to eliminate the inequality and stigma amongst groups of people in sex education.
About the Millennium Fellow
Brooklyn Wiens is a rising senior studying psychology and sociology at Washburn University in Topeka, Kansas. After graduation, Brooklyn plans on attending graduate school where she will pursue a career in counseling psychology. Brooklyn's mission is to work with those who struggle with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and eventually open up her own practice. Brooklyn is also deeply passionate about social justice, particularly prison and education reform.