Project Brief

Designers Arise Launch Edition


Company: World Urban Campaign

About: The World Urban Campaign (WUC) is an advocacy and partnership platform to raise awareness about positive urban change in order to achieve green, productive, safe, healthy, inclusive, and well planned cities. Its goal is to place the Urban Agenda at the highest level in development policies. It is coordinated by UN-Habitat and driven by a large number of committed partners – currently 180 partners and networks – from around the world.

Contestants are expected to design a poster for the High Level Meeting: of the UN general assembly on the new urban agenda and UN-Habitat, which would be holding on the 29th-30th of September 2017, at the UN Headquarters in New York, USA. The poster design should capture the essence of the campaign and capable of creating the needed awareness concerning the campaign.

The focal talk point is on how to join, think, share and act on issues surrounding urban issues. The idea of the campaign is to advocate and create a partnership platform to raise awareness about positive urban change to achieve green, productive urban change to achieve green, productive, safe, healthy, inclusive and well planned cities.

Target audience: Corporate bodies, Organizations, NGO’s (Non-Governmental Organizations), Students bodies, Companies capable of impacting the urban environment and the general public.

Design requirement:

Contestants should ensure neat presentation of thoughts and ideas relevant to the subject focal point.

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


Your file should be at least 16 inches x 16 inches and have a minimum resolution of 200 dpi

Accepted file formats: JPEG, PNG

RGB color space only

Max file size is 60mb

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.


Entry submission deadline is 20th September and voting will commence from 21st September through to 28th September 2017.


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.


1. Visit

2. Read through the project brief

3. Create an account

4. Upload your Design

5. Your entry must be a graphic image in JPEG or GIF format

6. The Top 3 creative designs with the highest number of likes wins the Challenge



The winning design(s) will be selected based on the HIGHEST NUMBER OF VOTES obtained during the voting period.


First Prize – N25,000

2nd Prize – N15,000

3rd Prize – N10,000

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