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 JAKE HANSEN WILLIAMS, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.
Florida International University | Florida, United States | Advancing SDG 4 & UNAI 3
" The Millennium Fellowship offers the ideal way to channel my passion for education into something genuinely valuable for my community. Being surrounded by so many others with such determination to do good is such an influential motivator, and I feel this is the best place I could be to help others. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Humanitarian Education And Resources for Teachers and Students (HEARTS)
HEARTS is a multifaceted initiative that seeks to create online education resources for students, teachers and anyone else interested in humanitarian education for children, as well as creating a digital place to compile such resources. HEARTS focuses on creating digital content addressing human rights themes aimed at primary and secondary school students, and digitally compiling the videos and other human rights education resources into an easy to access format.
About the Millennium Fellow
Jake Williams is a history student at Florida International University. He was born in Miami and has lived their his entire life. Being an older sibling to three, he has always been passionate about teaching and helping others. As a leading member of FIU's Model United Nations team, he is also deeply interested in international issues and ways to solve them. This is why working to advance the UN's Sustainable Development Goals, particularly SDG 4, is so important to him. He is so excited to be a part of this esteemed cohort of Millennium Fellows.