Columbia Scholastic Press Association

CSPA is an international student press association, founded in 1925, whose goal is to unite student journalists and faculty advisers at schools and colleges through educational conferences, idea exchanges, textbooks, critiques and award programs.

Important Dates and Deadlines

Fall Conference registration opens
August 25, 2017

CSPA's 78th Fall Conference | November 6, 2017

Online registration opens August 25, 2017

Become a Member
July 2017

CSPA Membership for 2016-2017 publications/media

Only CSPA members can enter contests and receive Medalist Critiques.

Membership continues through July 2017 | Learn more

CSPA's 94th Spring Convention
March 14-16, 2018

CSPA's 94th Spring Convention | March 14-16, 2018

More details to come in September 2017.

Summer Workshop registration deadline
May 22, 2017

CSPA's 36th Summer Journalism Workshop | June 18-23, 2017

Registration deadline is May 22, 2017.