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 BENJAMIN NATHAN SAILORS, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW AND CAMPUS DIRECTOR FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.
University of Pennsylvania | Pennsylvania, United States | Advancing SDG 7 & UNAI 9
" Getting the chance to be a Millennium Fellow is a definite dream come true. Being able to interact with other Fellows on my campus and abroad will be an unparalleled opportunity to extend the reach of my projects and goals. Together, we will be able to accomplish great things and I cannot wait to see what the future holds for us! "
Millennium Fellowship Project: Renewable Energy for Penn
Bringing solar energy and education to Penn's campus by installing renewable solar energy on the tops of parking garages and incorporating them into the curricula of multiple classes.
About the Millennium Fellow
Benjamin Sailors is a bright and talented engineering student, studying Materials Science and Engineering at the University of Pennsylvania with a concentration in Nanotechnology. Since he was young, he was strived to meld analytical problem solving and engineering skills with public policy to create meaningful action. Constantly involved in organizations of every kind, he strives to find the intersection of these interests to develop quantitative policy decisions to further the world's fight against pressing issues like climate change. His passion for change and indomitable spirit prepare him to face any challenge and make him a staunch ally in the fight for progress.