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
January 2017

CSPA Membership for 2016-2017 publications/media

Only CSPA members can enter contests and receive Medalist Critiques.

Membership re-opens March 2017 | Learn more

Spring Convention registration opens
November 11, 2016

CSPA's 93rd Spring Convention | March 15-17, 2017

Online registration opens November 11, 2016

Summer Workshop Registration opens
December 21, 2016

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

Online registration opens December 21st.