ABOUT THE MILLENNIUM FELLOWSHIP - CLASS OF 2020
United Nations Academic Impact and MCN are proud to partner on the Millennium Fellowship. In the three months the application was open in 2020, 15,159 young leaders applied to join the Class of 2020 on 1,458 campuses across 135 nations. 80 campuses worldwide (just 6%) were selected to host the 1,000+ Millennium Fellows. The Class of 2020 is bold, innovative, and inclusive.
UNITED NATIONS ACADEMIC IMPACT AND MCN PROUDLY PRESENT STACEY ETHEL BURUNGI, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2020.
Makerere University | Kampala, Uganda | Advancing SDG 7 & UNAI 9
" I am so excited to be a Millennium Fellow because this opportunity allows me to better my ideas such that they can have an actual impact, and improve the lives of people in different African communities. Energy is probably the biggest necessity in the world, and it is my life goal to ensure that people can be able to afford it and also utilize it in a way that doesn't harm our environment "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Channel Solar Energy
Through the project, they will develop a software that uses reliability and financial ability of the eventual user as constraints to determine the size of solar system components to be used in a stand-alone solar system.
1. Finish the software design.
2. Develop questions in form of questionnaires and google forms on the software.
3. Reach out to five companies and use questionnaires and google forms to find out about implementation process of the prototype.
About the Millennium Fellow
Burungi Stacey is a continuing student in Makerere University in Uganda pursuing a Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering. She is very passionate about combating climate change, and she also loves to have fun. She is hardworking, resilient and hopes to someday change the world with her ideas.