Every National History Day Competition, regardless of level, depends upon the wonderful team of volunteers who make it possible. Critical to the team are the judges. NHD is a program that engages students in a year long adventure in which they become research scholars. Students, working either individually or in a group, conduct their research and present their findings through one of five media: historical paper, Exhibit, Performance, Documentary or Website. As a judge you'll get to share in their excitement as they report their findings at a contest.
The State of Georgia has ten regions and each one needs volunteers at the school as well as regional level. Each year our state contest, which convenes at Mercer University, requires
You can choose the category you wish to judge. The categories with links to the judging instructions follow. They include:ExhibitsDocumentaryWebsitePerformanceResearch Paper
Each judge will complete a judging sheet. Judging Sheet ExhibitJudging Sheet DocumentaryJudging Sheet PerformanceJudging Sheet Website
Judging Sheet Research Paper
Please contact the program if you're interesting in volunteering to judge!
For judges volunteering for the West Georgia Regional please note the following:
a. The West Georgia Regional will occur Friday, March 21, 2014 on the campus of LaGrange College
b. We will have a training session on campus Tuesday 18 March and Thursday, 20 March at 1:00 pm at the Legacy Museum in downtown LaGrange