Wisconsin Historical Society

General Information

2017 NHD State Registration Confirmation and Event Information

National History Day in Wisconsin

Forms and Information for the WI State NHD Event | Wisconsin Historical Society


The Wisconsin State Event will take place on Saturday, April 22, 2017.

The state event is an exciting opportunity for students to share their historical scholarship with judges, peers, and the community as they compete for special awards and the opportunity to represent Wisconsin at the NHD national contest.

Online Help Sessions

 Liz Christians, NHD extraordinaire, will be hosting two sessions this weekend on websites. Amanda Kruger, Acting Coordinator, will be hosting hers on Saturday about papers. We aren't reviewing full projects like previous years, but reviewing common flaws/fixes and answering student questions. 

Saturday 4/1, 3-4pm Papers with Amanda - follow this link - recorded!

Saturday 4/8, 3-4pm Exhibits with Amanda - follow this link - recorded!

The weekend before State: Event and Interview Prep with Amanda below

Event Information

  • Results - will be posted shortly after the event
  • State Event Schedule - will be posted shortly before the event
    See what's planned throughout the day at this year's state event.
    *Students can check-in at any time, they are not required to check-in before 9am.

  • The Program - will be posted shortly before the event
  • Visitor Information
    Visitors are always welcome. Find information on where to view events and overnight accommodations.
  • Driving Directions
    Review these updated directions for new information.
  • Map
    Find your way!

Registration Information

State finalists receive this packet of registration and event information from the state coordinator at their regional event awards ceremonies. Didn't receive yours? Eligible state finalists can download the same materials. Completed registration forms for the state event are due Wednesday, April 6, 2016.

A list of all the students who've signed up so far, alphabetical by first name.

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