Registration overview

Opens December 1, 2017

A new online registration system is forthcoming. Please come back for more information.

Category-Specific Information:

Historical Papers: A PDF file uploaded to the online registration system and four (4) print copies of each entry are due in the HOTRHF office no later than Wednesday, January 24, 2018. Historical papers pre-judged. Click here for information about campus delivery.

Websites: The NHD Weebly portal will issue a unique 8-digit website URL for each website. The unique 8-digit URL is necessary for website registration. All Web site entries must be published and submitted no later than Wednesday, January 24, 2018.  Students will be locked out of their websites on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 11:59 pm. Web sites are pre-judged.


Entry fee: $6 PER STUDENT

Each student entering the history fair must pay the $6 entry fee. For group projects, each member of the group must pay the fee. All entry fees should be paid no later than February 1, 2018. Click here to make a payment or learn about our payment options.

► ► ► NO REFUNDS will be given for students who drop out after payment is made.


More registration information:

Many teachers inquire about how many students may be brought to the regional competition. This graphic explains the maximum number you may bring:

Maximum numbers of students

Visit our Maximum number of students page for more information.

If your student advances past regional competition, you will be instructed on how to register for the next level using the same entry you created for the regional level.