ABOUT THE MILLENNIUM FELLOWSHIP - CLASS OF 2021

United Nations Academic Impact and MCN are proud to partner on the Millennium Fellowship. In 2021, over 25,000 young leaders on 2,000+ campuses across 153 nations applied to join the Class of 2021. 136 campuses worldwide (just 6%) were selected to host the 2,000+ Millennium Fellows. The Class of 2021 is bold, innovative, and inclusive.

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UNITED NATIONS ACADEMIC IMPACT AND MCN PROUDLY PRESENT RUJUL JAGDISH DEOLIKAR, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.

Amity University | Mumbai, India | Advancing SDG 4 & UNAI 3

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" The Millennium Fellowship will finally provide me the
platform to achieve my dream of holistic
education for all, and nothing could be more
rewarding for me than to see the smiles on the
faces of people who finally understand a
theorem or get the solution to the problem
they've been racking their brains over for a
long time. "

Millennium Fellowship Project: Project R.I.S.E.

Project R.I.S.E. (Raising awareness. Imparting knowledge. Serving society. Educating people) is an initiative taken by a group of 8 Millennium Fellows of 2021 from Amity University Mumbai. We are working towards SDG 4: Quality Education and UN Academic Impact Principle #3 Education for All. Unlike traditional education, our team believes in holistic education where all types of needs of a person are catered to. This contributes to the overall development of a student and helps them grow mentally, physically, and socially. Our team had envisioned a few projects for the period of September to November 2021, that we believe have the potential to create a small, but the meaningful impact in the lives of the people we serve. This includes a donation drive, a series of educational webinars with emphasis on vocational training, and the publishing of an E-Book which will cover information and articles on all necessary topics that our project intends to spread awareness about.

About the Millennium Fellow

Rujul Deolikar is a biotechnology student at Amity University, Mumbai. Since childhood, he has been an avid reader across vast variety of subjects including non-fiction and fiction. His interests lie in the field of medical biotechnology. He has always been passionate about imparting knowledge to the underprivileged, and has been a member of an NGO called Saath-Saath wherein he taught the students at a slum in Pune every weekend. He hopes to see a world where knowledge and education is easily accessible to everyone.