TCJ Student Blog Application


As part of its growing online presence, Tribal College Journal will launch a new, bi-monthly student blog beginning in May, 2019. All students currently enrolled at a tribal college or university who are interested in authoring the blog are eligible to apply.

Applicants must complete the application form below and submit a 500-word, blog-entry writing sample. All applications must be emailed to by April 5, 2019. TCJ will review applications, conduct interviews, and select a blogger by April 19, 2019. The writing sample, will serve as the selected blogger’s first blog entry. blogger will receive a monthly stipend of $100 ($50 per blog entry). All blogs should be between 400-500 words and be accompanied with an image. The blogger will submit the first monthly blog entry no later than the 1st of each month.  The second monthly blog will be submitted by the 15th.  The blog will run from May 2019 to May 2020, with the possibility of a year extension.

Application Deadline extended: April 5, 2019 April 12, 2019
TCJ Final Selection of Blogger: April 19, 2019
First Blog Entry Due Date: May 1, 2019

Complete the online application below or complete this blog application form and email it back with your sample.


  • If available, provide a hyperlink to any writing sample(s) available online.
  • The student certifies that the attached 500-word sample blog entry is original and that it does not infringe upon any copyright or contain any libelous or unlawful matter.
  • File should be a Word format.
    Accepted file types: doc, docx.