See the Press Release on the Grand Prize Winners: http://dsapress.blogspot.com/2015_01_01_archive.html
Here the winning songs on Soundcloud. https://soundcloud.com/dallas_song_contest/sets/dsa-2014-song-contest-winners
9. You can win cash
8. You can win a one year DSA membership or more.
7. You can get a free trial membership for entering online at Broadjam
6. Semifinalists get a chance to perform at the Awards or other DSA Showcases
5. Semifinalists and Winners get their names published in Songwriter Notes and the Press Release
4. Entrants can get peer review on their song
3. Winners get their songs on the awards soundcloud site.
2. Contest recognition looks good on your resume
1. We are a small contest, so you have a better chance to win.