Summer School

Registration is now closed for the ABSW Science Journalism Summer School 2017

Wednesday 5 July 2017
Summer School: 09:00-17:45 
Evening careers/networking event open to all delegates 17:45-20:30
Venue: The Wellcome Trust, 215 Euston Road, London, NW1 2BE 


Delegate fees:

ABSW Student Member: £15 inc VAT
ABSW Member (all other categories): £30 inc VAT
All others: £100 inc VAT

Your delegate fees include all materials, lunch/tea/coffee and drinks and canapes at the evening event.

Register and Pay Now (Registration now closed)

If you wish to join the ABSW and pay the reduced ABSW delegate rate there is a special offer of 50% off ABSW membership rates for those attending the Summer School.

ABSW Full Member £20 (normally £40)
People whose principal source of earnings is professional journalism or writing. NB: If professional journalism or writing forms part of your earnings but is not the principal source, you should apply for associate membership. 

ABSW Associate Member £18 (normally £36)
For those whose work advances the public awareness of science and technology and/or those for whom journalism or writing is not their principal source of income (eg full time paid academic who might also write a regular newspaper column). Associate members do not have voting rights. 

ABSW Student Member £10 (normally £20)
Open to those in a full- or part-time education. You may be on a course training science communication, you may be a science student involved in student journalism or a simply a student journalist with an interest in science journalism. Student members have no voting rights. It is expected that they will progress to ordinary or associate membership if they embark on an appropriate career upon completion of their course. When applying for membership, we do ask that you demonstrate some evidence of interest in journalism or science journalism. (For example, writing for a student newspaper or blog.)

Please ensure you complete the ABSW Membership Application Form as well as the ABSW Science Journalism Summer School Registration Form (Registration now closed).   

Cancellation Policy:
Cancellations can be accepted up until 17:00 on Wed 21 June 2017. A 70% refund of the delegate fee will be made for those cancelling. After this date no refunds can be made.



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