Starting a project is easy, and it involves no additional cost. We have no project set-up fee, and we offer FREE analysis of the results. As a registered surname project at Family Tree DNA, your project will receive project pricing and a set of tools for the project administrator plus automatic matching notifications.
If you would like to start a group project, please fill out the project application.
Our customer support is happy to answer questions about being a group project administrator. Please include any questions in the application form.
Note: Family Tree DNA will not create new projects that overlap with the themes and goals of current projects. Before you apply, make sure that we do not have a project with the same theme.
To search our projects, visit our homepage (http://www.familytreedna.com). Use the Project Search on the right side of the page. If you find a project with a similar theme, you can contact the group administrator. You may be able to help with the group project.
Alert: At Family Tree DNA, we expect our Group Administrators to follow the highest standards of personal and ethical conduct. For this reason, failure to follow the GAP Guidelines may result in removal of a Group Administrator. Family Tree DNA reserves the right to remove a Group Administrator at any time at its discretion. Family Tree DNA reserves the right to make changes to these Group Administrator Guidelines at its sole discretion. Please refer to the GAP Guidelines periodically for updates.