We’re here to help student journalists get ahead, and stay there.
Up-to-date industry standard training
We know that writing for a student publication, or editing one, can feel like a minefield.
The SPA offers live training throughout the year, online events with top professionals, and the biggest student journalism conference to help you network and hone your skills.
We’ve got your back
We know student publications sometimes need extra support, and they can’t always get it from their universities or unions.
If you’re facing censorship, funding cuts, or just need some help, we’re here fight your corner.
We have a trustee team of industry professionals and have successfully lobbied for our members for a decade.