Application form for Snorri West
The application deadline has been extended to midnight GMT Monday, March 2, 2020. Our apologies for the out-of-dated application form which is in the process of being updated.
Please note: you do not need to know of ancestors who emigrated to North America nor be aware of any relatives currently living there, but any information you can provide will help our volunteer genealogists identify, locate, contact and facilitate in-person meetings. All Icelanders have some family in North America!
Also note: you will need to have a reference letter submitted directly from the person writing the reference to both firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com.
This reference must be in our hands by the application deadline of midnight GMT, Monday, March 2, 2020.
Interviews: In-person or video chat interviews are tentatively scheduled during the afternoon of Friday, March 6, 2020. You will receive your interview time once all applications are reviewed.
You will notified shortly after interviews whether you will be offered a position on the trip or not. We will maintain a wait list in case a participant is unable to go on the trip.
Payment of fees: Payment, in full, of the equivalent of $2,400 CAD will need to be paid to the Snorri Foundation account at Arion Bank no later than the end of the banking day on Monday, March 23, 2020 to hold your place in the program.
The Snorri West Program is a collaborative effort between the Icelandic National League of North America www.inlofna.org, the Icelandic National League of the United States https://www.inlus.org and the Snorri Foundation in Iceland.
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