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 LASISI IDRIS TEMIDAYO, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2019.
LASUCOM | Lagos, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 4 & UNAI 3
" I'm really glad to be availed the opportunity to be a Millennium Fellow, because it will further strengthen my focus on my commitment to positively impact the lives of many through my project and simultaneously sharpen my leadership skills. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: THE BRIGHT PALMS
The Bright Palms is aimed at bridging the gap between the ' in-school' and the out-of-school with a special focus on the youth. It is proposed that at the end of 12 months, a minimum of 10 youth should be back to school with renewed interest and hope in education.
About the Millennium Fellow
Lasisi Idris Temidayo is a 200 level Medicine and Surgery student at the Lagos State University College of Medicine, Lagos Nigeria.
He currently holds an ND in Medical Laboratory Techniques, and he is the founder of The Bright Palms.