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Photos from District History Day Contest 2018

History Day 2019: Friday, February 22!

Please see sidebar for 2018 group/individual winners

The 2019 Contest Theme: Triumph and Tragedy in History 
For sample topics, you may download the National History Day Themebook.
Contest Location: Peru State College Campus, Peru, NE
Entry Fee: $10 per student
Registration Deadline: February 1, 2019 

Students can exhibit their research in one of five different modes: paper, performance, documentary, exhibit or website. The performance, documentary or exhibit may be done as a group or an individual entry. Papers are individual entry only. Websites are both group and individual entries.

Entry Form
Entry Form
Special Award
Consideration Form
Interest Form
Judge’s Assistant Interest Form
(Peru Students Only)
Submission Form
Paper Submission Form

Students and their sponsoring teachers will arrive on campus for an 8:30 a.m. check-in where they will receive room assignments and other information needed for the day’s events. The award ceremony will take place at the end of the contest day. For questions or more information, please contact Dr. Justin Pfeifer. The Social Science faculty and Peru State College are looking forward to working with you and your students.

History Day Organizers

Dr. Justin Pfeifer
Jindra FA 207
Bailey Dennis
Assistant Director