Judges - The National History Day Mentoring Program


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:

Research Paper

Each judge will complete a judging sheet.  

Judging Sheet Exhibit
Judging Sheet Documentary
Judging Sheet Performance
Judging Sheet Website
Judging Sheet Research Paper

Please contact the program if you're interesting in volunteering to judge!

Contact Information

Kevin Shirley
Program Coordinator
Phone 706-880-8033
Email: kshirley@lagrange.edu

Contact the Program
Email: nhdhistory@lagrange.edu
Phone 706-880-8174