2023 Bucks Mont Regional NHD Contest

THEME
Every year National History Day® frames student research within a historical theme. The theme is chosen for its broad application to global, national, or state history, and its relevance to both recent and ancient history.

The 2023 theme is Frontiers in History: People, Places, Ideas.

GETTING STARTED: HOW TO REGISTER AND ENTER THE 2023 BUCKS MONT REGIONAL NATIONAL HISTORY DAY CONTEST
Deadlines:
Teacher registration for the 2023 Bucks Mont Regional NHD Contest will open on Friday, December 16, 2022.

Student registration for the 2023 Bucks Mont Regional NHD Contest will open on Tuesday, January 3, 2023.

Student and teacher registration for the 2023 Bucks Mont Regional NHD Contest closes on Wednesday, February 15, 2023 at 5:00 p.m.

 

Teacher Registration: You must be registered before any of your students can register. Refer to this guide for step-by-step instructions on how to register as a teacher.

Student Registration: After your teacher has registered, you can register individually. If you are part of a group project, the first student to register from the group will receive the unique project ID to send to all remaining group members. Your entire group will need the same, original project ID to register.

To register, please visit the Bucks Mont Regional NHD Registration and Contest website.


PAYMENTS:
The registration fee is $15 per student and must be paid by students with a credit/debit card online at the time of registration on the Bucks Mont Regional NHD Contest website.

If you are a student, you have been advised that your school or teacher is paying for your registration fees:

  1. Teachers may pay for multiple students on the Bucks Mont Regional NHD Contest website with a credit/debit card.
  2. Teachers may pay by check for multiple students by making advance arrangements with historyday@mercermuseum.org.
  3. Schools may pay by check by making advance arrangements with historyday@mercermuseum.org.

Teachers, and school administrators, please review this payment guide for step-by-step instructions for making payments.

All payments must be postmarked by Wednesday, February 15, 2023.

Please note that all entry fees are non-refundable. Any registrations that are not paid by this date are subject to a $20 late fee. All late payments must be received by Friday, February 17, 2023 at 5:00 p.m. Unpaid entries will be eliminated after this date.

 

CATEGORY OPTIONS – 2023 BUCKS MONT REGIONAL NHD CONTEST
Visit the official National History Day’s website to learn about creating projects in one of the five category options: papers, websites, documentary films, performances, and exhibits.

The following are submission details by category for the 2023 Bucks Mont Regional NHD Contest:
All projects must be submitted virtually to the Bucks Mont Regional NHD Registration and Contest website on Wednesday, February 15, 2023 at 5:00 p.m. No further changes can be made to entries after this time.

On Saturday, March 18, 2023, all students will meet at Delaware Valley University to discuss and answer judge’s questions about their projects. While all projects will be viewed ahead of time by the judges, the students with exhibit category projects and performance category projects should plan on having their projects available for judges.

  • Exhibits should be brought on that day for judges to view in person
  • Performances should be performed that day for judges to view in person

1. PAPERS
To compete in the paper category, students must first register on the Bucks Mont Regional NHD Registration and Contest website.
Download the details and instructions for a paper category submission. 

2. WEBSITES
To compete in the website category, students must first register on the Bucks Mont Regional NHD Registration and Contest website.
Download the details and instructions for a website category submission. 

3. DOCUMENTARIES
To compete in the documentary category, students must first register on the Bucks Mont Regional NHD Registration and Contest website.
Download the details and instructions for a documentary category submission.

4. PERFORMANCES
To compete in the performance category, students must first register on the Bucks Mont Regional NHD Registration and Contest website.
Download the details and instructions for a performance category submission.

5. EXHIBITS
To compete in the exhibit category, students must first register on the Bucks Mont Regional NHD Registration and Contest website.
Download the details and instructions for an exhibit category submission. 

WHAT HAPPENS AFTER I SUBMIT MY PROJECT
Information on next steps for students and teachers after entry submission will be available in January 2023.

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