Welcome to 2015-2016 New Jersey National History Day
2016 Contest Dates
Regional Registration Closes: 11:59 PM, Monday February 1, 2016 – this is when websites will lock down and when papers MUST be postmarked by. THERE WILL BE NO EXTENSIONS.
Monmouth University: Saturday, February 27, 2016 - Monmouth, Middlesex, Burlington, Union, and Hudson Counties
Princeton University: Saturday, March 5, 2016 - Mercer, Hunterdon, Camden, Warren, Gloucester, and Somerset Counties
Seton Hall University: Saturday, March 12, 2016 - Passaic, Essex, Morris, Bergen, and Sussex Counties
State Registration and Website editing for state qualifiers will open on Sunday, March 13.
State Registration Closes: 11:59 PM, Saturday, April 16, 2016 - this is when websites will lock down and when papers MUST be postmarked by. THERE WILL BE NO EXTENSIONS.
State Competition at William Paterson: Saturday, May 7, 2016 - Please note: This is an SAT date. Please have your students register for the June SATs in order to avoid scheduling conflicts.
National Competition, College Park, MD: June 12-15, 2016
New Jersey History Day Supporters
National History Day is supported by William Paterson University, the New Jersey Historical Commission, and the Brotherton Foundation.