Upcomers provides real world projects and creative work experience for current and recently graduated students.
The creative work force is looking for Hungry, Eager Talent......with experience. The problem is, how do you gain real world experience that the workforce is looking for?
Upcomers is here to solve this by providing REAL WORLD BRIEFINGS AKA PROJECTS from major brands and creative agencies that want to work with you and ultimately hire you. Ya, you! Think of us as your new BFF - your kick in the ass friend to help you get there and thrive in today’s economy with respect for your talent.
Upcomers is here to help you:
1. Create a kickass portfolio
2. Gain real world experience (whether you're still in school or recently graduated)
3. Land your dream job
Select a project.
Let the fun begin! Get to work creating your proposal.
Submit your concept.
That’s it! Now you have a new project to put in your portfolio and if your concept is chosen as the winner by a creative director you’ll get a chance to work on the project with the partnering brand.
Bring our COMUNITY Brand Mission to Life
Create an integrated marketing campaign to bring our brand mission to life to consumers utilizing the inspiration of "Hello My Name Is" as a storytelling vehicle.
“Upcomers is an amazing creative space where I'm able to connect with current students, recent graduates, and professional creatives. I'm happy to know that I will gain real work experience from real design briefs that will help me succeed as a graphic designer.”
Cal State Dominguez Hills
“I will forever be grateful to Upcomers for providing such unique and competitive opportunities to myself and other young creatives alike.”
“Upcomers has really given me the chance to grow in my career as a designer. Any student looking to advance with actual experience would benefit from the program. Upcomers is helping me succeed and I am positive that they can help other students as well!”
Santa Monica City College