Join Merion West

The writers selected to publish their work at Merion West are high-potential college students and leading professionals in their respective fields. Our contributors are united in a shared mission to bring about an independent publication where all voices are respected.

Merion West writers are students, recent graduates and professionals from institutions across the country. Their areas of coverage range from politics to finance.



  • Strong critical thinking ability
  • A passion to share knowledge and ideas with the world
  • And excellent writing skills

In turn, Merion West and Staff provide writers with:

  • A platform to share written work with a large audience
  • And a commitment to provide marketing support for each article posted

Longer term benefits include:

  • A permanent place in the form of an author page to showcase one’s work (likened to an online resume)
  • If and when the journal begins monetization, entitlement to a portion of article-specific revenue

Join Merion West

If you believe that you meet the above qualifications, please send your resume and a writing sample to