Thank you for volunteering
for a National History Day in Wisconsin competition! These events
would be impossible without the assistance of our dedicated
Your event coordinator
will provide specific logistical information about the day of
competition, including event locations and times and the specific
NHD category you will be judging. On the day of the event, the
event coordinator will also provide a brief judge orientation,
to familiarize you with the program and logistics of the event.
In advance of the event, please review the following relevant
Information: Please review this general information
in advance of the competition.
- The NHD Judging Process
(PDF, 23KB): Learn more
about the general process of evaluating NHD entries
- NHD Theme Sheet
(PDF, 347 KB): Take a
closer look at the broad theme that NHD uses to guide student
topic selection and analysis.
- Sample Questions
(PDF, 18KB): Get a better
idea of the typical questions judges ask students at NHD competitions
Rulebook (PDF): If
you want a more detailed look at the program, please take
a look at the NHD Rulebook.
Please review the judge instructions for the specific category
you will be judging in advance of the competition.
If you have specific questions about the History Day event for
which you are judging, please contact the event
coordinator. If you have general program questions, contact
the state coordinator.