Video Submission Instructions

If you would like to submit a video in your traditional language, please use the following format:

  • Video tape an Elder reciting the transcript in your traditional language. Have them pause for a few seconds between lines.
  • Include a typed copy of the transcript in your traditional language.
  • Recruit seven other individuals from your tribe. Have them each recite one line of the transcript on video OR we can use video of people we already have.
  • Send us the video(s). There are two ways to submit your videos:
    1. Email to (you will need to send multiple emails due to the large file size of videos)
    2. Use our Dropbox - in the "To:" line enter Please note that only five files can be uploaded at a time. So you may need to repeat this step.
  • Include your tribal affiliation and the Elders name, traditional language, and any additional information you'd like included about the Elder.
  • Print the waiver and have each person being video taped complete it.
    Mail or fax the waiver to:
    • National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative
      University of North Dakota School of Medicine & Health Sciences, Suite E231
      1301 North Columbia Road, Stop 9037
      Grand Forks, ND 58202-9037
    • Fax: (701) 777-6779

For more information, contact Jacque Gray at or call (701) 777-0582.