Project Brief

Designers Arise Launch Edition

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The Designers Arise Contest is an initiative of Ellae Creative to Promote Creativity among the Nigerian Youths and to encourage entrepreneurship in the Art/Design industry. 

The Brief: June 2018.

Theme:  FIFA World Cup: “Naija all the way”.


Design requirement and Instruction:

The FIFA World Cup, a quadrennial international football tournament contested by the men’s national teams of the member associations of FIFA is scheduled to take place in Russia from 14 June to 15 July 2018.. 

As the Nigerian national football team is representing the nation and Africa as a whole, designers are expected to create a “Complete Football Kit” design that supports and cheers the team to victory. A logo should be incorporated into all the designs.

The design should convey the uniqueness of the diversity of Nigeria and how the spirit of sportsmanship has united us all. 

The designs should be branded with the phrase, “Naija all the Way” 

Note: Design plagiarism is discouraged, as all ideas should be genuine.

The Evaluation Criteria

The winning design(s) will be selected based on:

  • Alignment to brief specification. (20%)
  • Design depth and uniqueness of content. (20%)
  • Authenticity of work. (10%)
  • Number of votes, obtained during the voting period. (30%)
  • Number of unique comments on designs uploaded. (20%)

The top three winners would have their design works featured on the Ellae’s social pages and also receive their cash awards.


Creative Design Edition 

Designers Arise is a platform designed to bridge the gap between creative talent and opportunity. It provides a unique opportunity for designers to showcase their work and get discovered by the worldwide community.

The platform, therefore, helps to aggregate designers’ portfolios, highlight and feature creative talent, and open them up to the right audiences.

You are required to upload your MOST creative project from your design portfolio on the platform and then canvass for votes during the voting period of the challenge, as well as meet all other specifications as stated in the brief.


  • Accepted file formats: PNG
  • Max file size is 60mb
  • Designs should be placed on a mock-up.

Contest Timelines.

Entry submission and voting commences on the 14th of June and closes on the 22nd of June 2018.

Winners will be announced on the 25th of June 2018.

The Requirements

  1. Visit
  2. Read through the project brief.
  3. Create an account.
  4. Upload your designs for the Contest.

The Top 3 creative designs that align with our evaluation criteria win the Challenge.

Cash Award

1st Prize – N25,000

2nd Prize – N15,000

3rd Prize – N10,000

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