eLab's Brave

Forging the new pioneers of design.

Design can change the world

Beyond the function, style, and emotional attitude of a product, good design offers us a new perspective on how we see the world. It connects us to a bigger reality, and causes us to live for a greater cause, and be better custodians of the resources at our disposal.

Apply for eLab's Brave

eLab’s Brave is a design fellowship created to develop the future pioneers of design. These will be designers equipped with the right skills and belief systems to solve the world’s greatest problems while advancing their design careers.

eligibility - who is eligible for eLab's brave


  • We seek individuals with integrity and the zest to learn and effect sustainable change in their immediate society and beyond.
  • Applicants must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Brave is a job (not a design training), and thus requires such commitment. Do consider this before applying.

Application Process

To apply to Brave, you’ll complete a series of online and in-person assessments to help us understand your technical skills and values alignment. We are on the lookout for adventurers and dreamers with passion and potential.

You’ll first be required to complete an online application form to provide us with your bio-data.

Our online personality assessment is intended to measure your personality and values and how they align with ours.

You do not need any prior knowledge of design to be accepted into eLab’s Brave. Our skill assessments would only serve to help us understand the learning curve and velocity of most of our applicants.

This will further help us evaluate applicants’ technical as well as collaborative skills.

The final stage of the application process to ascertain that applicants have all it takes to begin their journey to becoming Brave fellows.

The beginning of applicants’ journey to become brave fellows and pioneers of the future of design.