ABOUT THE MILLENNIUM FELLOWSHIP - CLASS OF 2018
United Nations Academic Impact and MCN are proud to partner on the Millennium Fellowship. In the three months the application was open in 2018, students applied to join the Class of 2018 on 285 campuses across 57 nations. 30 campuses worldwide (just 11%) were selected to host the 530 Millennium Fellows in the global pilot this year.
The Class of 2018 is bold, innovative, and inclusive. Millennium Fellows' Projects are projected to positively impact the lives of over 310,000 people worldwide this year.
“I'm very excited to be among the 11% that was selected for the 2018 Millennium Fellowship. As a Millennium Fellow, networking with other fellows will encourage and give me more reasons to continue my work. With great joy in my heart, this opportunity will be fully harness for the benefit of my community and Africa at large. My joy knows no bound. Thanks for the opportunity.”
Millennium Fellowship Project
Oral Health Education and Awareness aims to solve the drastic issue of poor oral hygiene and to increase the availability of dental personnel. The team hopes to achieves the following goals:
Increase access to oral health treatment and talk
Provision of dental materials like tooth brush, tooth paste and dental floss
Improve the standard of living in various rural communities and internally displaced people's camp.
Create a community where dental personnel would be available to attend to people with dental problem.
About the Millennium Fellow
Ayia Aaron Chukwuka has over two years of experience in health education particularly on Oral health education. Currently, he is a fourth year dental student and a member of the Benin University Dental Student Association where he focuses on Oral Health Education and Awareness. Aaron is committed to reducing the incessant rate of halitosis and caries in his community and looks forward to increasing oral health awareness in Africa.