Snorri Program

Almar Grimsson and Snorri West

Almar Grimsson attended our Leif Eiriksson dinner on September 30th as the International Visits Program guest of the Icelandic National League of North America. Almar was the founder of the Snorri West program and five our club’s former Snorri West participants were on hand at the dinner.

In the photo, back row is Dan Hallett and future Snorri West candidate Octavia, Helgi Thorvaldson, and Matt Gaudet, front row is Tanya Hofforth (an inaugural Snorri West who participated in the program in 1999), Almar Grimsson and Jennifer Graham.





Bursaries for Post-Secondary Education:

We have 10 bursaries per year to award and each of these bursaries are  worth $2000 each.  The deadline for applications is August 15, 2017.  If you, or someone you know, is attending post secondary either in Canada or internationally, please have them contact Tanya  (

Icelandic Canadian Club of Edmonton Bursary Application Aug- 2017

Amy Robock’s Snorri trip