Awards & Affiliations


The Student Publication Association is the largest student media association, representing student publications and journalists across the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland. The SPA aims to support, train and showcase student journalists and their work, both on a national and regional level. The SPA run training events, conferences and provides swift support to journalists in difficultly. The SPA holds an annual national conference, which also encompasses their prestigious awards ceremony, as well as running several other competitions throughout the year.

Conference & Awards

The SPA holds an annual conference and awards ceremony. Find out more here