News and Announcements
January 25, 2012: From the State Office - We have changed our name to “National History Day Colorado” in an attempt to avoid confusion with History Colorado (our State Historical Society).
February 13, 2012
President Barak Obama and NHD Executive Director, Dr. Cathy Gorn
The national office of National History Day is now accepting applications for this summer’s internship at the NHD national office! The internship is for the entire month of June. Candidates must be able to be in College Park, MD during that time.
Details and the application form are now up on our website: http://www.nhd.org/NHDInterns.htm. Please send all interested parties there for further information. Complete applications are due by March 14, 2014.
Special Awards at the 2014 State Contest
Best Project on Human Rights in Africa --Sponsored by Professor Christine Sundberg, CU Denver Department of History
Molly Brown Activism Award for the Best Project on Suffrage, Juvenile Justice or Education – Sponsored by the Molly Brown House
Best Project on the 1913-1914 Southern Colorado Mine Wars and/or the Ludlow Massacre -- Sponsored by the United Mine Workers
Best Project related to Rescue and Resistance during the Holocaust – Sponsored by The Mizel Museum
Best Use of Geography -- Sponsored by the Colorado Geographic Alliance
Best Use of Primary Sources in a Paper -- Sponsored by the Department of History, University of Colorado Denver
Best Group Project on Colorado History -- Sponsored by Governor John Hickenlooper's office
Best Entry on Colorado History -- Sponsored by History Colorado
Best Project on Hispanic History -- Sponsored by Lieutenant Governor Joe Garcia
Charles Redd Award for Best Projects on Western History -- Sponsored by Charles Redd Center for Western Studies, Brigham Young University
Best Use of Library of Congress Materials -- Sponsored by Teaching with Primary Sources Colorado
Most Creative Exhibit -- Sponsored by the Optimist Club of South Monaco
Best Essay on Western History – Sponsored by the Center of the American West at CU Boulder