DSCN0469Design the official shirt for Always Believe Day 2013! Win the chance to be featured on the official website, shirt reproduced for the event and $200 so enter today!

Eligibility: The Always Believe Day T-shirt design contest is open to legal residents of Charlotte, NC. Must be 18 or older

Entry Deadline: the contest runs from 12:01 AM on March 21, 2013 through June 30, 2013.






Voting: The winning design will be chosen and voted on by the Always Believe Day Committee Members

Guidelines: Each entry must be smaller than 5MB in size. Designs can include up to 3-colors and must have the words “Always Believe Day 2013.” on it somewhere. Your design must be a front shirt design. Design must be inspired by the message to Always Believe

Ownership: Contestants retain the copyright to their designs, and all rights thereto, except as follows. By virtue of a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual license for the designs granted by all finalists chosen prior to the voting process, Muggsy Bogues and Always Believe Inc. shall have the right to edit, adapt, print (as on apparel) and publish any or all of the designs deemed finalist, and may use them in any media in association with the challenge and/or the promotion of Always Believe without compensation to the contestant, his or her successors or assigns, or any other entity. By entering the challenge, all contestants agree to have their submitted design used and displayed, either singularly or in combination with others and in any size, on the Always Believe website without any fee or other form of compensation due at any time. Designs will be credited to the contestant. In the event that ownership of any design submitted is challenged in any manner by any person, Always Believe Inc. may disqualify that design and will discontinue use.

Judging: Always Believe Committee Members will choose the top 3 designs from all designs submitted and will tally the votes, which will determine the Grand Prize Winner. The other two contestants will receive honorable mentions

Prizes: The Grand Prize winner will receive their design featured as the official event shirt, appearance on the official website, acknowledged at Always Believe Day (August 17th, 2013) and $200. In the event that the Grand Prize winner cannot attend any of the Always Believe Day events, he/she may send a representative to participate on his/her behalf.

How to Enter:

Graphic artists may send up to three (3) total entries to the following email address: Brittney@always-believe.org. Email entries must include the words “T-shirt Design Contest” in the subject line. By entering, contestants warrant that each submission is their own original creation and that no entry infringes on another contestant or person’s rights.

Entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. ET on June 30, 2013.

Submitting an Entry

  • Digital entries only.
  • High-resolution images in .eps format are preferred.
  • We will also accept VECTOR art entries in the following formats: .ai, .cdr, .pdf, .svg, .wmf.
  • All fonts must be converted to curves/outlines.
  • There should be no embedded bitmap images (jpg, tif, bmp).
  • Colors should be spot with no half-tones.

Fill out the entry form/artist agreement completely.