SPANC18 tickets avaliable to buy online now
We’re pleased to announce the moment everyone has been waiting for… SPANC Tickets are now on sale! We’ve put together
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Five Free Places to The Media Society Awards Dinner
The SPA is delighted to partner with The Media Society and Cision Gorkana to offer an exclusive opportunity to our
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The SPA Awards 2018 are now open for submissions
The highlight of the student journalism calendar, the SPA Awards aim to recognise the very best in student media across
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Splash Sunday – 11/02
We’ve taken a bit of a sabbatical over here at Splash Sunday HQ (after communications officer Jess began her NCTJ
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Promoting, supporting and training student journalists from across the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland

The Student Publication Association is made up of more than 70 publications across two countries and is free to join. Whether we're helping student papers fight censorship, running a masterclass or negotiating exclusive deals for our members, we're always working for student journalists.

Below are just some of the advantages our members benefit from

SPA Training Hub

This section of our website is designed to help give student journalists and student publications all the training they need to improve their articles and make their publications the best that they can be. If you want help improving an aspect of your journalism skills that’s not explained in our…

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Awards & Competitions

We hold our prestigious national awards every year, as well as keep track of scholarships and competitions across the UK.

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With a network of regional and national officers, we aim to give a swift reply to any member needing advice or support, as well as create a strong community.

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Standardised Style Guide

Sub-editing can be a tricky job at the best of times, so make your life easier with a standard set of rules.

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