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 GRACE ANUOLUWA ABIKOYE, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2019.
University of Ilorin | Ilorin, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 4 & UNAI 3
" This is an opportunity to work with brilliant minds. One way or the other our projects will help solve Nigeria's problems and extensively the world. I am glad to be one of the few change agents. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Sponsor a Beske Child to School
Sponsor a Beske Child to School is a project aimed at identify indigent school age children, granting scholarships and mentorship opportunities to them as well as sensitizing students across various schools in Ilorin, Nigeria on the importance of education as against cyber crimes and early marriage.
About the Millennium Fellow
Grace Anuoluwa Abikoye is a 300 level student of the Agricultural Science in the University of Ilorin. Grace currently serves as the Academic coordinator in her campus fellowship. Grace is an active member of the Investment Society in her school because the society has been a platform of growth for her passion for finance. Grace is also passionate about good leadership and quality education as she understands that they are core strategies in reconstructing her country, Nigeria. She believes in God, hard work,smart work and the power of sacrifice in yielding great results.