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 OLANREWAJU KOLAWOLE, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW AND CAMPUS DIRECTOR FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.
University of Ibadan | Ibadan, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 3 & UNAI 6
" Being very passionate about making lasting societal impact in the health sector, I believe being a part of Millennium Fellowship will bring me closer to achieving my vision and that of UNAI principles through networking and sharing of ideas. I know that this Fellowship will challenge my old methods of learning and creativity. This I am excited about. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Health Promotion & Disease Prevention
Health Promotion & Disease Prevention is a lifelong project which is about equipping Nigerian Youths with the knowledge they need to promote their health and prevent diseases. During this fellowship, an outreach was organised to commemorate the World Sight Day where we educated the beneficiaries on proper care of their eyes.
About the Millennium Fellow
Olanrewaju Kolawole is young, brilliant, intelligent and highly competitive medical student of the of the University of Ibadan. He was born in Nigeria, resides in Nigeria and is currently studying in Ibadan, Nigeria. Olanrewaju is very passionate about solving health problems in the society, this is due to the observed poor health care system in Nigeria. Olanrewaju has function in many leadership positions in his secondary school, and for the past 3 years in College, he has organised several medical outreaches to rural communities and schools in Nigeria via the platforms like CHECK Medical Missions, Nigeria and The Ganglion Initiatives, Nigeria. Olanrewaju plans to execute greater projects that he believe will significantly alleviate the health challenges facing Nigerians and provide his own contribution in the United Nation's Sustainable Goals.