State History Day

State History Day 2021

Dates and Deadlines

  • Date: Saturday, May 1, 2021
  • Location: University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
  • Event Coordinator: Sarah Aschbrenner
  • Registration and Topical Prize Nomination Deadline: Friday, April 9, 2021 at 10:59 pm CST
    • Registration fes are $15 per student. Schools will be invoiced after the registration deadline.
  • Website Category Editing Lockout: Thursday, April 22, 2021 at 10:59 pm CST 

Forms and Registration Materials

  • Online Registration Instructions (Available February 2021)
  • Online Registration: Registration for State is only open to those entries that qualified. If you are a State Qualifier, you will receive an email with a direct link to State registration. This message will be sent to the email address you used to register for the Regional/District contest and will be sent within two business ays of the contest.
  • Kurtzman Internship Application (Available February 2021)
  • State Qualifier Feedback Session Sign Up

Event Information and Schedules

  • Feedback Session Information (Available February 2021)
  • Complete State History Day Event Guide (Available February 2021)
  • What's New at State 2021 (Teachers - Available February 2021)
  • Schedules
    • ​General Event Schedule (Available February 2021)
    • Student Presentation Schedule: A tentative schedule will be posted on Friday, April 16, 2021. A final schedule will be posted on Friday, April 23, 2021.
    • General Final-Round Information (Available February 2021)
  • Directions and Parking (Available February 2021)
  • Event Map (Available February 2021)
  • Category-Specific Instructions (Available February 2021)
    • ​Exhibit
    • Documentary
    • Research Paper
    • Performance
    • Website


Final Results 2020

Past State History Day Results and Photos


Contact Sarah Aschbrenner at 651-259-3489 with questions about State History Day.




National History Day in Minnesota is sponsored by the Minnesota Historical Society and the University of Minnesota, Department of History
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