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Introduction to the BeVisioneers 2024 Mercedes-Benz Fellowship
The application for the 2024 cohort of beVisioneers fellowship is now open! Do you consider yourself passionate about sustainability, and are you ready to make a real impact? Great news! The beVisioneers Fellowship is calling out to all young changemakers to join a transformative journey towards a more sustainable future. It’s your chance to become a Visioneer and turn your sustainability project ideas into reality. The beVisioneers Fellowship will provide you with the resources and support you need to make your dream come true. You will also have the opportunity to connect with other Visioneers and work together to make a positive difference.
About the BeVisioneers 2024 Mercedes-Benz Fellowship
The beVisioneers Fellowship is an exceptional opportunity for individuals with a vision for a more sustainable world. This 12-month intensive hybrid-learning program is funded by Mercedes-Benz and designed by education pioneers, The DO School Fellowships. It centers around the implementation of your sustainability project, helping you bring it to life. Upon completing the 12-month intensive, you will be welcomed into the beVisioneers Ambassador Program, with special opportunities to grow your network and impact.
Eligibility Criteria for the BeVisioneers 2024 Mercedes-Benz Fellowship
Before you apply, first, make sure you fit the desired profile:
- 16–28 years old at the time of application
- You reside in one of the following countries or regions: the EU, India, Kenya, Mexico, South Africa, South Korea, Switzerland, Uganda, the United Kingdom, and the USA.
- Your project is implemented in one or several of those countries
Benefits of the BeVisioneers 2024 Mercedes-Benz Fellowship (Fully-funded)
Here are five compelling benefits of becoming a Visioneer:
1. Dive Deep Into Our Planet-Positive Program
The beVisioneers Fellowship is not just another sustainable learning program. It’s a unique 12-month intensive program designed for action. It focuses on 12 specific sustainability zones, such as decarbonization, water management, and sustainable transport, providing the tools and knowledge you need to tackle these challenges. The program is divided into three distinct modules:
- Personal Sustainability: Focused on your leadership, well-being, and resilience
- Environmental Sustainability: Concentrating on planet-positive concepts and practices
- Venture Sustainability: Equipping you with entrepreneurial mindsets and skills to turn ideas into action
Each module is designed to develop you as an individual, a leader, and a sustainable thought leader.
2. Guided by Seasoned Mentors and Experts
As a Visioneer, you won’t be alone on this journey. You’ll have a personal mentor to guide you in developing your project. These mentors come from diverse backgrounds and are matched to maximize the impact of your project. You’ll also work with venture coaches, who will help you progress and reach your project milestones.
3. Connect to a Global Community
Becoming a Visioneer means joining a rich and diverse community. Collaboration is at the heart of this community, and your project will contribute to other Visioneers’ projects. You’ll connect with fellow Visioneers from all over the world, collaborate at regional summits, and engage with the wider community at the global summit.
4. Grow as a Leader
Throughout the program, you will gain valuable leadership experience. You’ll learn how to lead a team, collaborate, face complexity, and overcome adversity. You’ll also develop your entrepreneurial mindset and financial literacy. By the end of the program, you’ll be empowered to make an impact in your local community and on a global scale.
5. Launch Your Venture
The central focus of the program is to help you bring your planet-positive idea to life. By the end of the program, your project will have undergone improvements, and you’ll have a deep understanding of its financial viability. You’ll be well-positioned to make waves with the launch of your project and even have the opportunity to pitch for grants at the Global Summit.
Why Apply to the BeVisioneers 2024 Mercedes-Benz Fellowship
No matter the size or stage of your sustainability project, the beVisioneers Fellowship welcomes your ideas. It’s a path to help you make a real impact in your community and beyond. Co-creation is a crucial part of their philosophy, and you have the chance to shape and impact the beVisioneers experience. The beVisioneer community awaits you.
No idea or project is too big or too small. Whether it’s local or tackles global challenges, beVisioneers is interested in hearing from you. Financial support is available for those in need, ensuring that everyone has the opportunity to participate. Join a global network of change-makers with over 10 years of experience in creating impactful fellowship programs. Your success will be celebrated, and your story will inspire others to join the mission of building a more sustainable future.
How to Apply to the BeVisioneers 2024 Mercedes-Benz Fellowship
Ready to apply? Applying for a beVisioneers Fellowship is easy. Just follow the following steps when you visit the application webpage (link below).
Step 1: Register – You’ll receive an email from Dream ID to log in for the first time. When you’re registered, sign in with your email address.
Step 2: Tell us why you want to apply – Follow the steps to complete a simple application form.
Step 3: You’re done! Submit your application and wait to hear from us.
See? Easy! Don’t miss your chance to be a Visioneer and make a lasting impact on the world. Click the link below and apply today!
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