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 402 Millennium Fellows in the global pilot this year.
The Class of 2018 is bold, innovative, and inclusive. During the Millennium Fellowship, Millennium Fellows' dedicated 48,785 hours and their 214 unique projects positively impacted the lives of 393,449 people worldwide.
UNITED NATIONS ACADEMIC IMPACT AND MCN PROUDLY PRESENT RANJOT K. SINGH, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW AND CAMPUS DIRECTOR FOR THE CLASS OF 2018.
University of California, Davis | California, United States | Advancing SDG 4 & UNAI 4
" I am thrilled and honored to be a Millennium Fellow because I truly look forward to advancing the University of California, Davis' commitment to the Sustainable Development Goals. I believe that encouraging global citizenship through education and promoting lifelong learning opportunities for all students should be a priority for all higher education institutions. Thanks to the Millennium Fellowship, I can begin taking the steps that necessary to achieve this type of goal for UC Davis through my project, Global Education For All & The Campus Global Theme Initiative. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Global Education For All/Campus Global Theme Initiative
UC Davis Undergraduate students across campus
About the Millennium Fellow
Ranjot Singh is a rising senior at the University of California, Davis. Ranjot is currently studying International Relations and Economics and plans to pursue a career in international humanitarian and development organizations including non-governmental organizations. Ranjot was born to Punjabi parents in the city of Arezzo, Italy and studied in Italy until she moved to the United States as a high school student. Her unique background led her to explore multiple cultures since a very young age and her experiences as an immigrant and woman of color led her to become deeply committed to social justice. Ranjot is also the chairperson of the Ethnic and Cultural Affairs Commission, a commission within UC Davis' student government responsible for overseeing ethnic and race relations on campus.