2019 Fair Information

February 14-15, 2019

The 2019 Heart of Texas Regional History Fair will take place on February 14-15, 2019 in the Bill Daniel Student Center at Baylor University in Waco, Texas. The public is invited to view performances and documentaries at scheduled judging times. Exhibits, papers, and websites are closed to public viewing during judging, 1-3 pm Friday.

Early Submission for Documentary, Paper, and Website Entries

Due to Weebly technical difficulties, the website deadline has been extended to January 25, 2019 at 11:59pm. If you are having trouble logging in, please reset your password. This may take up to 24 hours. If you do not get a password reset after 24 hours, please contact nhdsupport@weebly.com. If you have published your website, please be sure to save any changes and republish your site. Additionally, ensure that your Weebly number is correctly entered into the registration system. Registration ends on January 23rd and changes cannot be made after.

This applies only to website entries. Paper and documentaries submissions are still due by January 23, 2019.

New EARLY SUBMISSION for documentaries
Documentaries, along with accompanying process papers and annotated bibliographies, must be uploaded via the HOTRHF website by January 23, 2019 at 11:59 pm. To upload, click here. Documentary entries must be viewable in VLC media player for Windows. Additionally, students must bring their documentary in a USB Flash Drive along with hard copies of their process papers and annotated bibliographies. The HOTRHF will provide the necessary equipment for viewing documentaries.

Paper must be submitted in PDF format via the online registration system by January 23, 2019 at 11:59 pm.

Websites must be completed in the NHD Editor Web Portal by January 25, 2019 at 11:59 pm. Students will lose access after this date. The 8 digits Weebly ID is submitted via the online registration system. 


For a Sample Schedule, see Sample Schedule.

For a complete listing of fair deadlines, see Important Dates/Deadlines.

For category specific deadlines, see Category Specific Deadlines and Instructions.