We're counting on you! By completing this form, you agree with the expectations of History Day judges and are committing to participating. Interested in additional judge training opportunities? See available dates and locations. Have questions? Read the Judge FAQ. Judge Information First Name * Last Name * Address * City * State * Zip Code * Home/Cell Phone Work Phone E-Mail * Verify Email * Business Affiliation (if any) 3M Cargill Thrivent General Mills Target Wells Fargo Xcel Energy Minnesota Historical Society Other... Business Affiliation (if any) Other... Higher Education Affiliation (if any, for faculty, staff, alumni, or current students. Please note - History Day judges CANNOT be high school students, even if they are PSEO.) University of Minnesota campus MNSCU campus St. Catherine St. Thomas Augsburg College Minnesota State University- Moorhead Minnesota State University- Mankato Winona State University St. Mary's University Other... Higher Education Affiliation (if any, for faculty, staff, alumni, or current students. Please note - History Day judges CANNOT be high school students, even if they are PSEO.) Other... Were you a History Day participant as a student? * Yes No Have you had a child participate in History Day? * Yes No Have you judged for History Day before? * Yes - I've judged at a National History Day in Minnesota event (regional, district or State) Yes - I've judged at a school contest in Minnesota Yes - I've judged in another State No - I've never judged for History Day Regional Contest Sign Up: Exhibits, Documentaries, Performances, and Websites The exhibit, documentary, website, and performance categories are judged at the Regional events. BY SELECTING EVENTS BELOW, YOU ARE INDICATING THAT YOU INTEND TO JUDGE AT THAT EVENT. West Central (Minnesota State University Moorhead) Thursday, March 2, 2017 from 3:00-8:30 pm Northwest (Bemidji State University) Monday, March 6, 2017 from 4:00-8:30 pm Metro Jr. West (Valley View Middle School, Edina) Thursday, March 9, 2017 from 4:00-9:00 pm Northeast (University of Minnesota Duluth) Saturday, March 11, 2017 from 8:00 am-1:00 pm Southeast (Winona State University) Monday, March 13, 2017 from 4:00-9:00 pm Metro Sr. (Augsburg College, Minneapolis) Tuesday, March 14, 2017 from 4:00-9:00 pm Central (St. Cloud State University) Saturday, March 18, 2017 from 8:00 am-1:00 pm St. Paul Public Schools (Johnson Senior High School) Saturday, March 18, 2017 from 8:00 am-1:00 pm . PLEASE NOTE: HISTORY DAY JUDGES MAY NOT BE PARENTS OF STUDENTS THAT ARE CURRENTLY PARTICIPATING IN HISTORY DAY (any high school regular US History, any Grade 7 American Studies, Grade 6 MN Studies students at Humboldt, Linwood-Monroe, AIMS, Ramsey, Capitol Hill, Open World Learning, Murray, Washington Tech.) Southwest (Southwest Minnesota State University) Monday, March 20, 2017 from 4:00-8:00 pm Metro Jr. Central (St. Catherine University, St. Paul) Thursday, March 23, 2017 from 4:00-9:00 pm Metro Jr. East (White Bear Lake Area High School, South Campus) Saturday, March 25, 2017 from 8:00 am-1:00 pm Minneapolis Public Schools (North Community High School) Saturday, March 25, 2017 from 8:00 am-1:00 p South Central (Minnesota State University, Mankato) Tuesday, March 28, 2017 from 4:00-9:00 pm State History Day Sign Up: Saturday, April 29 at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis We need the most judges for first round at State History Day. Stakes are high at State History and we hope to have judges that have judged at at least a school History Day event, regional event, or at an event in another state. Experienced judges are welcome to let us know if they are interested and available to judge second round, but there are limited positions available for second round judging. We will contact folks in mid April to let them know if they are needed as a final round judge. First-round State History Day: Saturday, April 29, 2017 from 8:00 am - 1:00 pm Second-round State History Day: Saturday, April 29, 2017 from 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm Topical Prize Judging: Saturday, April 29, 2017 from 8:00 am - 1:00 pm. Please note that Topical Prize judges will view a variety of categories in each division, and will need to move around campus easily. Which categories would you be willing to judge at a Regional or State event? Check ALL that apply. * Please indicate ALL of the categories you will be willing to judge at a Regional or State History Day event. We will do our best to honor your preference, but please note that you may be asked to judge something else, depending on numbers. Exhibit Documentary Performance Website: Website judges will get the URLs for their assigned projects via email one week in advance of the event. Website judges MUST look at these projects in advance of the competition. No preference Which age division do you prefer to judge? Let us know which age division you would like to judge. Please note that some events are age specific (e.g. Metro Junior West will only have junior division students competing at it.) Junior Division (grades 6-8) Senior Division (grades 9-12) No preference Paper Judging: Off-Site Papers are evaluated off-site by teams of judges. Paper judges do not attend a Regional contest. Paper judges receive approximately ten papers via postal mail in early March, review projects, discuss with their judge partner over phone or email, and provide rankings and written comments for each project. Results and comments will be due on Thursday, March 16, 2017. Paper judges will be confirmed in mid-February. Once confirmed, paper judges will get a link to an online training, which paper judges are encouraged to view. Off-site paper judging. Monday, March 6, 2017 through Thursday, March 16, 2017. How did you hear about History Day judging? Do you have any dietary restrictions that need to be accommodated? * Conflict of Interest * Are you affiliated with a school and have conflicts of interest with judging projects from that school? If so, please describe. Are you a parent/guardian of a current History Day participant? * No Yes. Please list school. Are you a parent/guardian of a current History Day participant? Yes. Please list school. Any other messages for History Day Staff? Please include any other information you would like the History Day staff to know: Why are you interested in judging? Do you have any mobility issues? Other questions or concerns?