The ultimate guide to covering an election for student publications
With the General Election now well and truly behind us, we’ve collated some of the best samples of our members’
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#GE2015: SPA Members Live Coverage
Up for an election all-nighter? Our members are! Check out who’s doing what for some of the finest election coverage
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April Committee Report: Training Tuesdays, New Website and More
In a bid to help the SPA become more transparent and accountable to its members, we’ve decided to launch a
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£3,000 bursary for SPA members at Brighton Journalist Works
Six thousand pounds is up for grabs this summer, in an exclusive competition for SPA members.
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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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