Check back in the fall for 2022 Important Dates.
2021 THEME: “Communication in History: Key to Understanding”
Detailed registration information can be found on our Registration page.
January 6, 2021: NHD-SD Registration Opens
January 29, 2021: Regular Registration Closes & Late Registration Opens
February 6, 2021: Late Registration Closes
February 24, 2021: Documentaries, Exhibits, Papers, Posters, Performances due by 11:59PM
February 25, 2021: Websites locked out at 9 PM
February 28, 2021: Payment deadline
NHDSD County Virtual Contest
Thursday February 25: Judges’ Orientation
4 to 5:30 pm via Zoom
March 1-8, 2021: Regular Judging
March 8-10, 2021: Final Judging
March 11, 2021: NHDSD Announcement of Results
State and National Contests
Please note that both State and National 2021 contests will be virtual.
May 2021: National History Day in California Competition
For more information, visit www.nhdca.org.
June 2021: National History Day Competition
For more information, visit www.nhd.org
Powerpoint slides available for the following sessions held in the fall:
Help 4U Training Sessions
On-Going: NHD-SD Help 4 U
Teachers using NHD as a class project are welcome to request class-time training sessions depending on presenter availability. To schedule sessions, please email email@example.com. All sessions are free.
More information about possible session topics can be found on the Training and Orientation page.
Questions? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org