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 MICHAEL KOLADE SUNMONI, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.
University of Lagos, College of Medicine | Lagos, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 3 & UNAI 9
" Having undergone several leadership trainings and occupying various leadership positions, I have realized that “leadership and learning are indispensable to each other” and one must consistently hone his or her leadership skills in order to match whatever position of authority that is conferred upon him. "
Millennium Fellowship Project: The Telerehab Initiative
The Telerehab Initiative is a project whose aim is to connect Physiotherapists to patients or clients in need of their services. . This helps to reduce waiting time in the hospital/clinic, transportation costs and also provides home-based interventions.
About the Millennium Fellow
Michael Kolade Sunmoni is a Physiotherapy student of the prestigious College of Medicine, University of Lagos, he currently serves as the Campus Director of Hult Prize Foundation, College of Medicine of the University of Lagos where he provides different stakeholders (Organizing Committee, Judges, and Competitors) with the information and tools they need to make the most out of their Hult Prize experience.
He currently serves as the Head of Publicity and a medical volunteer of the Christian Medical and Dental Association (LUTH Chapter) where he organizes health seminars, raises healthcare awareness, engages in medical outreaches and promotes health education initiatives via media campaigns and social media platforms.
Michael also serves as the Club Membership Chairperson of Lions Club International (Yaba Leo Club) where he develops and leads the membership committee to create and implement membership goals and action plans to inspire positive club membership experiences.
In August 2021, Michael was selected to participate in The Bridge Program, a fellowship for only high achieving student leaders across Nigeria. He is a Global Affairs Team Member of Global PT Day of Service and also a member of the Hub for Social Impact, Innovation and Development (HSIID) where he brainstorms social problems, co-learn practical healthcare impact skills and then co-create solutions to the challenges of accessing quality healthcare services in Nigeria.
Presently, Michael is currently undergoing a leadership training under the tutelage of the African Future Leadership Fellowship (Cohort 4) by studentshubgh, an advocacy training by Global Schools Program and a leadership training hosted by Lagos State Youth Ambassadors.