CGVRI 2021 Call for Proposals

PROPOSALS FOR COURSES are now being accepted for the Canadian Genealogical Virtual Research Institute for Summer 2021, week of July 19 - 23, 2021. 
We are looking for engaging courses focusing on Canadian genealogy.
Proposals are to include:
  • course coordinator’s name and contact info,
  • why this course should be presented at CGVRI ( a paragraph or two) ,
  • who is your intended audience? What is it about your course that would appeal to them?,
  • an outline of eighteen progressive sessions with titles with a brief description of each session,
  • names of other instructors who might be teaching in your course (commitments not necessary for proposal),
  • where and when this course been presented before,
  • any student pre-requisites.
  • Email to
The closing date for proposals is Saturday, October 31, 2020.
Timeline  for Course Coordinators 
  • by November 15, 2020: Courses are selected, and course coordinators are sent letters of agreement. 
  • December 1, 2020: The courses for CGVRI 2021 will be publicly announced.
  • January 2021: Schedule and details of each session for the course, along with commitments from other instructors.
  • January 2021: Teaching agreements are issued to everyone who teaches a session.
  • May 2021: Complete course syllabus materials are due from the course coordinator.