This page will update as the awards are announced. Please check back for more results. Best PhotographerThis category aims to recognise the best student photographer at a student paper. Judges are looking for photos which reflect campus life, are well shot, and tell a story. Anna Gibbs, PalatinateDomas Radzevicius, Magdalen MagazineEmily Heath, InQuireJoey McCallion, Trinity NewsJuliet Cookson, Forge PressLuisa De la Concha Montes, Quench MagazineMatthew Nixon, ConcreteMeg Firth, The GryphonRoo Pitt, ConcreteStefano Dunne, The Boar Best Human Rights StorySupported by RightsInfo, this category aims to reward the best human rights story produced by a student journalist in the UK, looking at relevance to the audience, writing style and originality. Annissa Warsame, The Falmouth AnchorDylan O’Neill, The University ObserverBecca Bashford, The OrbitalSasha Baker,…
SPA Launches New Human Rights Journalism Training Scheme and Awards For Student Journalists
Do you work for a student-run publication in the UK, want free training on how to report on human rights issues, and the chance to win a prestigious new national award? Well, we’ve got news you’ll like!
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 members.
SPA 2018 Work Experience: Digital News, Social Media and Reporting
We’re super excited to announce the second part of our work experience scheme, following on from our software and coding day with trustee Elliot Davies at The Times. RightsInfo is an award-winning human rights news service, read by thousands of people every day. You’ll get the chance to spend up…
Full List of #SPANC17 Award Winners Announced
Epigram, the official student newspaper of the University of Bristol, was the big winner at the Student Publication Association’s National Awards this weekend, scooping both Best Publication and Best Reporter. York Vison’s Abbie Llewellyn scooped the prestigious Outstanding Commitment, while Interhacktives at City University received Best Specialist.
How to win an award at #SPANC17
Don’t try to tell me you don’t want to be like the cool people at that photo. Everyone wants to win an award at #SPANC17 – after all, it is the biggest and best annual student journalism awards.
Why You Should Become An SPA Officer by Jem Collins (SPA South East 2014 /15, Chair 2015/16)
Time is running out to apply to become an SPA officer, but why should you throw your hat into the ring? Jem Collins, South East Officer in 14/15 and Chair for 15/16 has more than a few reasons.
Student media condemns proposed funding cuts to The Cambridge Student
The SPA is today calling on Cambridge University Students’ Union to abandon proposals to cut budget for The Cambridge Student as a matter of urgency.
Protect SU Democracy, Protect Election Coverage – Motion 314
The Student Publication Association is today calling on NUS conference delegates to approve a motion to safeguard fair, accurate and vital coverage to student union elections.
UCL & Pi Media: No Student Journalist Should Be Threatened for Doing Their Job
Last week The Independent published allegations of UCL bullying Rebecca Pinnington of Pi Media, an SPA member.