SPANC18 to be held in Cardiff
It’s been a busy week at SPA towers, but we are pleased to announce that SPANC18 is going to be
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Multimedia and Interactive Journalism: Time for students show off their skills
In 2012 the New York Times posted a story online that was different to anything that had been done before.
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SPARC season ends with South Regional Conference
SPARC South, the final SPA Regional Conference & Awards of 2017, took place at the University of Exeter on Saturday
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Regional Awards: North of England and NI & ROI
The Executive Committee are pleased to announce the winners for the first ever North of England and Northern Ireland &
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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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