Faculty Development

Supporting College Faculty & Staff

Our fellowships for tribal college faculty and staff help them earn advanced degrees.

We provide fellowships and professional development opportunities for tribal college faculty and staff, giving them a chance to earn advanced degrees and add to the intellectual capital of tribal colleges and Native communities.

Faculty Development Initiatives

Fellowships for Tribal College and University (TCU) Faculty

TCU Faculty Research Convening

Faculty Professional Development Grant

Faculty Fellow Dissertations

Professional Development Opportunities

The American Indian College Fund hosts an annual Tribal College and University Faculty Research Convening and publishes an annual Tribal College and University Research Journal, the only research journal in the country dedicated to tribal colleges and universities. The College Fund also hosts an Intensive Writing Retreat to develop manuscripts by tribal college faculty for publication. In addition, Faculty Professional Development grants are provided to tribal college faculty so that they may attend and present at regional and national conferences in their field of study.