Current Initiatives
National Partners
Local Partners

PROGRAM: South Carolina History Day

South Carolina

Ongoing – [statewide] A competition for students across SC to engage them in historical research and analysis. A National History Day affiliate program. (Competition)

PROGRAM: National History Day


April 18, 2017 – [Lincoln, NE] The 2017 Nebraska State Contest will be held in April. National History Day is a year-long statewide education program that engages students grades 6-12 in the discovery of history. (National History Day, Competition)

PROGRAM: Maryland History Day


Baltimore, MD – [competition] In a friendly competition, students in grades 6–12 immerse themselves in a relevant historical theme through in-depth research and creative presentation. Students compete at school, district, and state levels, and winners of the Maryland History Day state contest advance to the National History Day competition. (Public

PROGRAM: Maine National History Day


Apr. 8, 2017 – [Orono] The 2017 National History Day (NHD) state competition will be hosted by the University of Maine at Orono. (Competition)

PROGRAM: Hawai’i History Day


Ongoing – [statewide] A year-long history education program that aids the teaching and learning of history in grades 4-12 through student competitions and K-12 teacher workshops. (Competition/Workshops)

PROGRAM: National History Day in Missouri


Ongoing- [statewide] Missouri Humanities Council, with the State Historical Society of Missouri, helps administer National History Day in Missouri. (Competition)

PROGRAM: History Day in Arkansas


June 2017 – [statewide] Supported by the Arkansas Humanities Council, The History Day in Arkansas involves collaboration between teachers, students, historians in colleges and universities, museums, historical societies and archives. (Award, Contest)

PROGRAM: National History Day – New Mexico

New Mexico

Statewide, NM – [competition] An exciting way for students to study and learn about historical issues, ideas, people, and events. History Day also promotes continuing education for secondary school teachers and provides history teachers with an innovative teaching tool. (Students, Educators)

PROGRAM: National History Day in Georgia


Statewide, GA – [competition] A regional, state, and national competition that pulls students out of the textbook to learn about history firsthand. (Youth/Teen, Educators,K-12)

PROGRAM: History Day

American Samoa

June 2017 – [Pago Pago, AS] A program that transforms the way history is taught and learned in classrooms. (Competition)