Student Publication Association

Half of student publications fear folding within 12 months, SPA research shows

Half of student publications fear folding within 12 months, SPA research shows

Half of the UK’s student newspapers at the forefront of scrutiny of universities and colleges face closure within the next year as universities use COVID-19 funding pressures as an excuse to cut lifeline funding, research from the Student Publication Association (SPA) has shown. Just over half (52%) of publications surveyed…

Join our team as a dedicated Project Officer

Join our team as a dedicated Project Officer

Each year, the Student Publication Association appoints a few Project Officers, who join our team to help out with specific initiatives, from advocacy to assisting with our digital output. As we’ve just entered the 2020/21 year for the SPA, with a new Executive Committee and Board of Trustees, we’re recruiting…

Win an NCTJ bursary with Brighton Journalist Works

Win an NCTJ bursary with Brighton Journalist Works

Are you a journalist looking to break into the industry? Brighton Journalist Works is offering SPA members the chance to win one of three bursaries for an NCTJ Diploma in Journalism. First prize: £3,000 off course fees Second prize: £2,000 off course fees Third prize: £1,000 off course fees How…