The National Student Show & Conference

Helping undergraduates become successful creative professionals
The National Student Show & Conference (NSSC) is a professionally judged creative
competition and three-day conference built for students and their educators.

The Show

Five judges select the best student work and
award $20,000 in scholarships and cash prizes.

Call for Entries
February 15, 2020

Rules & Categories

The Conference

1 show | 3 days | 3 keynotes
12 studio tours | 15 breakout sessions
30+ companies at portfolio review and job fair

Save the Date
April 2–4, 2020

Get your ticket

The Show

Featuring two new scholarships

Richard Patrick Memorial Photography Scholarship

Bart Forbes Illustrator Masters Scholarship

Judged by industry leaders

The Conference

Three days of exclusive content

Breakout Sessions

Keynote Speakers

Student Show Gallery

Portfolio Review & Job Fair

Past speakers

Keynote speakers who motivate and inspire

David  Carson

David Carson

David Carson Design
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Stephen Gates

Stephen Gates

InVision Head of Design Transformation
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