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Welcome to 2014-2015 New Jersey National History Day
2014 was a great year for NHD NJ! Check out the "National History Day" tab to your left to view pictures and results from the state competition.

2015's Theme is "Leadership and Legacy in History". Contest dates are live! Go check them out, and don't forget to check out the "Teacher Resource" tab for this year's theme book and rule change guide!

NHD 2014 video: 
link - compliments of Sally Jiao, former West Windsor-Plainboro NHD student, now studying at Princeton University


 
2015 Contest Dates
Save The Date:
Sunday, March 1, 2015: Rutgers University.
Schools in the following counties will be competing here: Hudson, Essex, and Monmouth
Congratulations to our regional qualifiers! A list of advancing entries can be found here.

Saturday, March 7, 2015: Kean Unviversity.
Schools in the following counties will be competing here: Passaic, Bergen, Union, and Morris
Congratulations to our regional qualifiers! A list of advancing entries can be found here.

Saturday, March 28, 2015: Princeton University. Schools in the following counties will be competing here:
Mercer, Gloucester, Ocean, Camden, Warren, Somerset, Hunterdon, Sussex, and Middlesex


All qualifiers at the regional levels will be advanced to the State Competition on Saturday May 2, 2015 at William Paterson University. 
Revision Deadlines:
Papers: all papers must be postmarked by April 9, 2015
Websites: weebly will be re-open for editing from March 29 - April 9. Editing will close at 11:59 PM on April 9!

PLEASE NOTE: This is also an SAT date. Please encourage your students to take their SATs in JUNE as opposed to registering for May if they will be competing at States. The Registration Deadlines for the May SAT are after Regionals so your students will know by the time the registration deadline comes along whether or not there will be a scheduling conflict.
 
New Jersey History Day Supporters
National History Day is supported by William Paterson University, the New Jersey Historical Commissionand the Brotherton Foundation.

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