Important Dates/Deadlines

Registration opens
December 1, 2019 at 12:01 am


Registration closes
January 22, 2020 at 11:59 pm


Documentaries, Papers, and Websites due
January 22, 2020 at 11:59 pm


Ada Margaret Smith Award applications due
February 7, 2020


Payment due
February 13, 2020


Heart of Texas Regional History Fair Day 2020
February 14, 2020 at the Bill Daniel Student Center at Baylor University


Ruben Santos Memorial - Baylor University Scholarship due
April 1, 2020


Texas History Day 2020
April 25, 2020 at The University of Texas at Austin and the Bullock Texas State History Museum


National History Day 2020
June 14-18, 2020 at the University of Maryland, College Park

Conflict with another event IS NOT considered a valid reason to request an exception to the deadline rules. Students who choose not to attend the history fair because of another event conflict must ask their sponsor to contact HOTRHF to withdraw them.

Click here to view the Emergency Alternate Fair Plan.