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.
UNITED NATIONS ACADEMIC IMPACT AND MCN PROUDLY PRESENT GRACE ONYINYECHI AKUMA, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.
Babcock University | Ilishan-Remo, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 3 & UNAI 6
" Diligence and consistency are two core values which fuel my passion to work hard everyday. Being part of the Millennium Fellow will give me more exposure and help me develop certain skills which will help me make an impact to people around me. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Project P
Project P aims to provide teenagers in rural areas with knowledge about Sexual and reproductive health with emphasis on their menstrual health. I hope to share free pass to the girls who attend. This project focuses on SDG 3, Good Health and Well-Being.
About the Millennium Fellow
Grace Akuma is an intelligent 5th year medical student in Nigeria. She has lived in three major zones (North, West and East)in Nigeria and this has exposed her to various tribes, people and lifestyle. This has shaped her mindset and made her more open to different cultures, customs and lifestyle. She has held various positions in her university and just finished her tenure as a senator representing her hall of residence.