Applications open for new cohort of regional officers
Following the successful election of the new Student Publication Association committee, applications have now opened for regional officers.
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#SPANC15: How to cover the best conference in the world
There ain’t no party like an SPA party… Jem Collins took a look at the best coverage of the weekend.
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#SPANC15 Award Winners Announced
After an incredibly successful year for student journalists, we held our annual awards evening to celebrate some of the best
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#SPANC15 sees more than 100 student journalists descend on Southampton
Student journalists from across the country arrived at Southampton University this weekend, to mark the third annual conference of the
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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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