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2019 History Day Contest

The theme for 2019 is "Triumph & Tragedy in History."

Learn more about the 2019 theme at the following link  

Download the 2019 Theme Book at the following link,

National Competition 2019

The national competition is scheduled for June 9-13, 2019, at the University of Maryland, College Park.

State Competition 2019

The state contest for Wyoming History Day is scheduled for April 14-15, 2019 on the University of Wyoming campus in Laramie, WY. Registration/Check-In will be available on Sunday, April14 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. and Monday, April 15 from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.

Regional Competitions

Registration for both the regional and state competitions in Wyoming may use the new registration system being developed by NHD. 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 the state competition. If you have questions please email or your regional coordinator.

REGION 1: Big Horn, Park, and Washakie counties

DATE: Wednesday, March 13
Location: Greybull Middle School

Region 1 Coordinator: Michelle Stebner
307-765-4492 ext.211

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

DATE: Wednesday, March 13
Location: Sheridan Wesleyan Church, Sheridan

Region 2 Coordinator: Sharie Mooney Prout

REGION 3: Converse and Natrona Counties

DATE: Dec. 15, 2018
Location: Kelly Walsh High School, Casper

Region 3 Coordinator: Ruth Putnam

REGION 4: Goshen, Laramie, and Platte counties

DATE: Friday, March 15
Location: TBD

Region 4 Coordinator: Mary Jo Birt

REGION 5: Albany and Carbon counties

DATE: Monday, March 25
Location: American Heritage Center, Laramie

Region 5 Coordinator: Jessica Flock

REGION 6: Fremont and Hot Springs counties

Location: TBD

Region 6 Coordinator: TBD

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

Jackson Hole Junior High (Junior Division)
Jackson Hole High School (Senior Division)
Jackson Hole, WY

Region 7 Co- Coordinators:
Greg Poduska (Junior Division)

Jeff Brazil (Senior Division)

Contact Us

UW American Heritage Center

1000 E. University Ave.

Dept. 3924

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307) 766-4114

Fax: (307) 766-5511


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