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.

Summer Journalism Workshop

Explore Journalism this summer with CSPA 
Columbia University in the City of New York

The Workshop is now a virtual event, with 8 different classes offered over 5 weeks in June and July 2022.

Follow this link to visit the
Summer Journalism Workshop
registration site.

Take part in a virtual learning experience like no other, where you will improve your skills, rethink your publishing strategies and take your media game to the next level.

The Columbia Scholastic Press Association invites print and online staffs to take part in its 39th annual Summer Journalism Workshop - offered this year exclusively as virtual experience.

Each participant, whether student or adviser, will have access to content focusing on either writing, editing, management or advanced design.

Registration for this intensive program is open, while we finalize the details of our virtual programming. Follow the links on this page to visit the Workshop registration site.


  1. For secondary school students and teachers from schools in the U.S. and international schools following an American plan of education.

  2. Participation in the Workshop is open to all students and advisers from senior high schools, whether public, private or parochial. No junior high or middle school students are accepted, but advisers from these schools are welcome. Students must be entering into sophomore, junior or senior year in high school.


Follow this link to visit
the Summer Journalism Workshop
registration site.