Student Publication Association launches 2019 Science Awards
The UK and Ireland’s top awards for student newspapers and magazines are back.
With 21 categories, the SPA Awards recognise work at all levels of student publications.
Meet your proposed ABSW Board 2019
Here are the nominations for the ABSW Executive Board 2019. As there are no contested posts, there will be no online members' vote, all these candidates will therefore be presented to the AGM for ratification (March 20, 2019).
European Science Journalist of the Year award open for entry
Science journalists from any European country and working in any medium (print, online, broadcast) can now enter the most prestigious award for science journalism in Europe.
ABSW members' dinner with Africa's science reporters
ABSW members have been invited to a networking dinner with some 20 science reporters from Africa on Tuesday, 12 March. Our African colleagues will be here attending UKRI-2019 Science Reporting Workshop. If you are interested in attending see below for more details.
History of science journalism in the UK: 50 years of ABSW
In 1997 the ABSW celebrated its 50th anniversary, and produced this booklet of its history to celebrate. We are now making this booklet available in digital form for the first time - download it here for free, and learn all about history of ABSW and science journalism in the 20th century UK.
ABSW sponsors two science prizes at Student Publication Association’s 2019 awards
The ABSW is supporting an award for best science/technology section or publication, and for best science/technology writer at the annual student journalism awards.