beVisioneers is a global fellowship that equips innovators aged 16 to 28 with the training, expert support and resources to bring their planet-positive projects to life.

At the core of our offering is a 12-month hybrid-learning program that focuses on the implementation of each Fellow’s project. Now in its pilot year, beVisioneers aims to train 1000 Fellows annually by 2025. Funded by a donation from Mercedes-Benz, beVisioneers provides the program free of charge to all Fellows and provides basic living and technology support for those who could not otherwise participate. Upon completing the intensive 12-month program, Fellows continue to receive support to scale their projects and develop their leadership skills.

By being a mentor you are giving back by accelerating the professional and personal development of global, motivated young environmental entrepreneurs.

“Through their journey, I’ve rediscovered the power of curiosity, resilience, and the limitless potential that exists within each of us.” – beVisioneers Mentor, Cohort 2023 – 2024

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Resources corner 
& toolkit

This month is all about giving Visioneers the tools they need to launch and sustain their projects with a healthy momentum. In the December modules, Visioneers are diving into the nitty-gritty of project structure to help with development planning and avoid burnout.

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Meet our Fellows!

In our inaugural year, 102 beVisioneers Fellows from Europe, India, and South Africa are taking part in the program from June 2023 to May 2024. Check out their planet-positive projects!


beVisioneers is implemented by The DO School Fellowships gGmbH and supported by Mercedes-Benz.

Over the past 10 years, The DO School has created some of today’s most ambitious fellowship programs for young impact entrepreneurs in partnership with UN agencies, companies and foundations. We are incredibly proud of the over 50,000 alumni in over 100 countries that have launched and scaled their initiatives through our program.
“We are proud to support beVisioneers.
This is a commitment that ties the pioneering heritage of the brand to the pioneering spirit of a new generation of change-makers. We envision an ever-growing community of Fellows and experts, working together at eye-level to confront environmental challenges of our time.”
– Renata Jungo Brüngger, Member of the Board of Management of Mercedes-Benz Group AG for Integrity and Legal Affairs

Theory of change

beVisioneers is creating a global community of planet-positive innovators on a mission to build a more sustainable future. Our Theory of Change outlines our path to get there to achieve the impact we envision.


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