Category Archives: Events

Tips and Tricks for Getting the Course You Want

Genealogy can be a solitary pursuit. Where can you go to not only learn new tricks, websites, and records but also enjoy the company of like-minded individuals? Well, “summer camp for genealogists,” of course! GRIP is an institute which offers … Continue reading

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Institute Scholarships Announced!

Know the value of in-person, in-depth genealogical learning in a week-long course with like-minded individuals? Enjoy the interaction with your instructors and the others in your course? Like networking with others who are just as earnest as you are about … Continue reading

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GRIP Status and Free Programs

On Sunday, June 26, we are very pleased to welcome over 150 students who will be taking one of six courses from the top instructors in genealogy. Registration closes on Wednesday with a couple of openings in four courses due … Continue reading

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GRIP Early Bird Ending Soon; Free Webinars!

GRIP would like to help you save money with the following information on discounts and free webinars. The early bird registration rate of $425 for the GRIP institute week-long courses ends at day-end on Friday, May 13, after which the regular … Continue reading

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July 2016 Course Highlights

This Tuesday, March 1, at 1 pm Eastern (10 am Pacific) Elissa Scalise Powell, CG, CGL, co-director of GRIP, will appear on the one-hour internet genealogy radio show, A Savory Spotlight on LAtalkRadio. Tune in then to hear about topics … Continue reading

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Registration for July Courses Opens March 2

Only one more week until GRIP registration opens for the seven July 17-22 courses! These are bound to be among our most popular, so develop your strategy as to which ones are your top picks. From the complete July list … Continue reading

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GRIP Registration Status Report

Last week GRIP enjoyed its smoothest registration ever. The Countdown Timer (which has now been reset for the March 2 registration for July courses) helped to release the registration website at the same time for all participants who then proceeded to claim their … Continue reading

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Course Added to July Schedule; New Course Concept

It is with pleasure that GRIP announces that it has added Tom Jones’ Advanced Research Methods course to its July line-up. For a detailed description of the 18 sessions that will be presented, please click HERE. Registration for the July … Continue reading

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Registration opens Feb. 10 for June Courses!

Registration for the GRIP courses offered June 26-July 1 will open on Wednesday, February 10 at noon eastern. Four of the six courses are brand new and one is new to GRIP. All six are bound to be sell-outs so … Continue reading

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The Value of Institutes – Radio Interviews

Three of the major U.S. genealogical institutes will be the subject of the Forget-Me-Not Hour radio show by Jane E. Wilcox on Wednesday, November 18, 2015, at 11 a.m. Eastern. You can sign up for a reminder or listen at http://www.blogtalkradio.com/janeewilcox/2015/11/18/genealogy-institutes-grip-slig-and-ighr … Continue reading

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