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 KAITLYN ONELA, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.
University of Michigan | Michigan, United States | Advancing SDG 10 & UNAI 7
" As a Millennium Fellow, I hope to educate myself and others about smaller international communities. I also hope to further my leadership and creative skills, while also being able to contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals. I'm excited to become part of a community that's interested in making a positive impact, and I hope that we are all successful in creating that impact. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Let's Meet!
Let’s Meet! Is a project aimed at informing people about lesser-known countries around the world, currently with a focus on Asian countries, or more specifically, Southeast Asian countries. It is a group of informational posts created with credible information, engaging visuals, and overall accessible content, intended to be posted to Instagram. The main goals of the project is to create awareness, increase accessibility of information, and educate in an engaging way.
About the Millennium Fellow
Kaitlyn Onela is a curious and ambitious student at the University of Michigan. As a first-generation Lao American student studying art and design, she hopes to create awareness and education about smaller, lesser-known communities through her passion for the arts. In high school, she participated in various volunteering activities and the IB Diploma Program, which encouraged and developed her interest in the international community and her own family history. Kaitlyn hopes to develop her creative and leadership skills to create a positive impact. In the future, she hopes to bring awareness about culture, advocacy for the environment and the sciences.