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 AMWIINE EARNEST, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.
Mbarara University of Science and Technology | Mbarara, Uganda | Advancing SDG 3 & UNAI 6
" Passion and self motivation have always been the fuel for my everyday tasks. With this opportunity of being part of the Millennium Fellowship class, I am so excited that I will transform my skills and experiences to a global perspective. I am hopeful that my leadership skills will be further enriched to become a competent change maker and a problem solver in regards to safe livelihood. I anticipate to acquire alot of knowledge in different aspects of life throughout the program that I will then put to use to make a positive change. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Ending Co-Morbidities of Sexual Violence Against Females in Uganda
It started with research conducted in south western Uganda focusing on perceptions of females about trauma informed services. The results are to be used to guide further project implementations
About the Millennium Fellow
Amwiine Earnest is a vibrant nursing student at Mbarara University of science and technology, Uganda who was born in Sheema district, Western Uganda. Earnest is so passionate about humanity and is always interested in any kind of opportunity that will see him impact livelihoods positively. Throughout his stay at university, he has successfully led research teams, volunteered with Marie stopes, Uganda in providing family planning services and participated in Ubuntu project that champions primary prevention of illnesses in communities. Earnest hopes to become a humanitarian activist who will then have a direct impact on benefiting livelihoods.