SCAD illustration students are among the thousands of entrants in the world's leading competitions, and each year they come out on top. From winning scholarships at the New York Society of Illustrators competition to sweeping the Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles' 49th Illustration West Competition, SCAD students succeed.
Winning portfoliosExcelling in national and international competitions represents more than accolades. These achievements connect students to prospective employers who review entries on websites and in published books. SCAD students learn to present their work to a variety of audiences and promote themselves in today's market. They focus on the design and delivery of self-promotion from traditional means to the Web and emerging technology.
Illustration is offered in Atlanta, Hong Kong, Savannah and online via eLearning.
SCAD students take top honors in some of the world's most prestigious competitions and appear in the most widely read publications in their industry.
- Gold national ADDY
- Silver national ADDY
- Society of Illustrators' 49th Illustration West Competition
- New York Society of Illustrators
- CMYK magazine
- American Illustration
- Society of Korean Illustrators
- Venice's International Competition of Illustration
- American Artist: Drawing Scholarship Competition
- 3 x 3 magazine
- Applied Arts magazine
Turning talent into careers
Award recognition turns into careers, with students and alumni interning and working at some of the largest publishers and media companies.
- American Greetings
- TBC Advertising
- Cartoon Network
- Dutton Children's Books, a division of Penguin
- GAS Design Studio
- National Museum of American Illustration
- Augsburg Fortress
- Turner Broadcasting System Inc.
- Simon & Schuster