National History Day in Georgia - Regional Contest Info

NHD GA Regional Contest Season begins February 1st and runs through mid-March. Individual contest dates will vary, please check the contest that best meets your geographic region below and be prepared to submit your historical project for regional evaluation during this time.

NHD Georgia is composed of 10 regions. You can learn more about your region, including contest and contact information below. Check out the region map to find the contest nearest you. 

To register for a specific contest, please follow the "Click to Register" link provided for each contest.





Registration Deadline

Contest Day:  February 10, 2024

Contact: Laura Brewer

Thomas County - 

Contest Day: February 15, 2024

 Contact: Amanda West

Augusta University
In Person
Registration Deadline
Contest Day: March 2, 2024
Contact: Andrew Goss

South Metro Regional-In person

DeKalb, Clayton, and Rockdale County Schools 

Registration Deadline: 

 Contest Day: March 2, 2024


Middle Georgia History Day
Middle Georgia State, Macon Campus-In person
Registration/Submission Deadline
Contest Day: March 2, 2024
Robert Toombs Christian Academy-IN PERSON
Registration Deadline: TBD
Contest Day: early March 2024. TBD
Contact: LaRee Findley


Kennesaw State University- IN PERSON
Registration/Submission Deadline: 
Contest Day: March 2, 2024
Contact: Irene Way



West GA Contest - LaGrange College -IN PERSON

Registration/Submission Deadline: February 28 at 11:59 pm (No office support after 5:00 pm)

CONTEST DAY: March 8, 2024

Click to Register

Contact: Dr. Kevin Shirley

Henry County School System- In Person
Teacher Registration Due: Friday, January 26, 2024, by 4:00 pm (Students can only register after their teacher registers)
Student Entries Due: Friday, February 27, 2024, by 11:59 pm
Judging Preview of Entries: March 4-7, 2024 (Online)
In-Person Contest Date: March 9, 2024
HCS Regional Awards Ceremony: March 9, 2024, at 3:00 pm at the Henry County Schools Performing Arts Center
In-person Regional Judging & Interviews: Saturday, March 9, 2024, at the Academy for Advanced Studies
Coastal Georgia Contest
Contact: Dr. Kevin Shirley
Holly Roberts, graduate assistant