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2017 History Day Contest

The theme for 2017 is "taking a stand in history."

Learn more about the 2017 theme at the following link

Explore sample topics for this year's theme at the following link

National Competition 2017

The national competition will be held June 11-15, 2017, at the University of Maryland, College Park.

State Competition 2017

The state competition took place April 9 and 10 at the University of Wyoming, in Laramie. Thank you to all participants, teachers, parents, judges, and volunteers!

• Contest Results (Senior Division)
• Contest Results (Junior Division)
• Special Awards

Regional Competitions

Registration for both the regional and state competitions in Wyoming will use either a Google Form or a Survey, via Survey Monkey. You'll receive a request to register from your regional coordinator. If you qualify for the state competition, you'll receive a link to register within a few days following your region's competition. If you have questions please email or your regional coordinator.

REGION 1: Big Horn, Park, and Washakie counties

DATE: March 1
Worland Middle School

Region 1 Coordinator: Suzanne Dorn

REGION 2: Crook, Campbell, Johnson, Niobrara, Sheridan, and Weston counties

DATE: March 22
Sheridan Wesleyan Church, Sheridan

Region 2 Coordinator: Sharie Mooney Prout

REGION 3: Converse and Natrona Counties

DATE: March 18
Kelly Walsh High School, Casper

Region 3 Coordinator: Ruth Putnam

REGION 4: Goshen, Laramie, and Platte counties

DATE: March 17
Wheatland Middle School, Wheatland

Region 4 Coordinator: Mary Jo Birt

REGION 5: Albany and Carbon counties

DATE: March 29
American Heritage Center, Laramie

Region 5 Coordinator: Jessica Flock

REGION 6: Fremont and Hot Springs counties

DATE: March 1
Dubois, WY

Region 6 Coordinator: Rosey Graff

REGION 7: Lincoln, Sublette, Sweetwater, Teton, and Uinta counties

DATES: March 8
Jackson Hole Junior High (Junior Division)
Jackson Hole High School (Senior Division)
Jackson Hole, WY

Region 7 Co-Coordinators: Barb Sanchez (Junior Division) and
Jeff Brazil (Senior Division)

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Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307) 766-4114

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