ABOUT THE CLASS OF 2019

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To learn more, please check out this United Nations Academic Impact spotlight on the Class of 2019.

United Nations Academic Impact and MCN are proud to partner on the Millennium Fellowship.  In the three months the application was open in 2019, over 7,000 young leaders applied to join the Class of 2019 on 1,209 campuses across 135 nations.  69 campuses worldwide (just 6%) were selected to host the 1,092 Millennium Fellows.  The Class of 2019 is bold, innovative, and inclusive. Millennium Fellows' Projects are projected to positively impact the lives of over 978,400 people worldwide this year.  Other statistics of note:

  1. The Class of 2019 is 55% female

  2. 40% of the Class is first-generation university students

  3. Campus hubs have been selected in every region of the globe

  4. Fellows are collectively advancing every Sustainable Development Goal (most frequently listed: SDG 4 - quality education) and every United Nations Academic Impact Principle (most frequently listed: UNAI Principle 3 - Education for all).

Millennium Fellows have been selected from a range of academic institutions - large and small, public and private - affirming the fact that there are student leaders in every community committed to localizing the SDGs and strengthening communities. Click on any academic institution listed below to see a list of the selected Fellows in each campus.


PRESENTING THE MILLENNIUM FELLOWSHIP CLASS OF 2019

1,092
MILLENNIUM FELLOWS
69
CAMPUSES
16
COUNTRIES
816
PROJECTS
978,400
PROJECTED LIVES IMPACTED
 

Hover over the different points on the map to see the campuses hosting the Class of 2019. Click on the campus to see the list of Millennium Fellows below the map.

 

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