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 RISHIKA VERMA, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.
University of Delhi | New Delhi, India | Advancing SDG 10 & UNAI 2
" Creativity and adaptability, fueled by systems thinking, drive my art
and my work. Being a part of the Millennium Fellowship will enhance these
skills collaboratively. The skills I gain from the Millennium Fellowship will make
my social impact on schools and art communities more tangible and aligned
with the UNAI principles and SDGs. I am excited to increase my anticipatory
competence by envisioning new ways of learning and creativity. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Advise Allies
Advise Allies is a not-for-profit, pro bono student consultancy group. It was born out of a desire to create a tangible impact. We aim to provide strategic consulting services to MSMEs and other small socially conscious organizations to scale up their growth. Essentially, our organization acts as the bridge between vision and reality by providing innovative and sustainable solutions to our clients.
About the Millennium Fellow
Rishika Verma is a bright, young and globally competitive Mathematics student at Jesus and Mary College, University of Delhi. She was born in New Delhi, resides in Noida, and has spent most of her life travelling around India, being from an army background, she is truly a citizen of the entire country. For as long as she could remember, Rishika has always been passionate about her advocacies for social justice and women's rights. This drive and ardour translated itself from Rishika's experiences in diverse communities and her continuous dedication to social action. Throughout her high school years and currently in her college years, she has successfully organized various philanthropic projects and social justice movements; which through her outstanding leadership, she plans to continue in the future. Rishika aspires to be in a professional field where she can further cultivate these advocacies and provide her own contribution in developing the United Nations' Sustainable Goals.