About us

A national creative competition awarding over $20,000 in scholarships and cash prizes. Helping undergraduates become successful creative professionals.


The DSVC consists of designers, writers, photographers, illustrators, broadcast producers and the many vendors and suppliers who support them. In addition to the NSSC, we host a monthly Speaker Series from September to May featuring nationally recognized individuals from the visual design world as well as workshops, panel discussions, The Dallas Show, charity events such as the DSVC DREAM Drive Golf Tournament and the Fall Classic bike event.

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The DSVC Foundation

Through scholarships, awards and educational events the DSVC Foundation seeks to help assist high school seniors and undergraduate college students who wish to pursue a career in the visual arts by providing aid to help with the financial college burden.

You can help

The DSVC offers a number of ways to get involved, network with other professionals, give back to the community and have fun! If you’d like to volunteer, please visit and fill out our volunteer form and we will contact you about upcoming opportunities. Thanks for helping us continue the DSVC tradition of excellence, outreach, and service!

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