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 805 Millennium Fellows.
During the Millennium Fellowship, Millennium Fellows' dedicated 96,705 hours and their 422 unique projects positively impacted the lives of 564,366 people worldwide.
UNITED NATIONS ACADEMIC IMPACT AND MCN PROUDLY PRESENT ANOLD NSUBUGA, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2019.
Ashesi University | Accra, Ghana | Advancing SDG 4 & UNAI 5
" I believe to transform our communities, there should be someone of relevant skills and knowledge on how to skip a certain hinderance. I am supper excited to be a Millennium Fellow because of the opportunity to interact with people who are to equip me with these necessary skills and knowledge, People who are to empower and motivate me in the journey of creating change. I am also very happy to work with people of similar values and goals. With Millennium Fellowship, I believe my dream of changing people’s lives positively at a greater scale is turning into a reality. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Cycloid
The cycloid projects targets students in underprivileged humble communities and help them pass their national examinations through tutoring and also supports them in attaining scholarships to achieve their dreams in higher education.
The cycloid project also enables students from privileged and under privileged schools of Uganda learn about leadership, entrepreneurship, ethics and design thinking.
The success of the project is determined depending on the number of students who are able to gain university admissions on scholarship out of a group of 50 students we work with per year.
About the Millennium Fellow
Anold Nsubuga is a sophomore at Ashesi University studying Electrical and Electrical engineering. He is passionate about coming up with simple and innovative solutions that can eliminate big problems in the communities he goes to. Anold is the founder of the Cycloid project which creates simple, cheap and sustainable means for students in under privileged schools of Uganda pass their national examinations, achieve their dreams of getting to college as well as overcome the negative impacts of their social life