This page is a resource for Illinois students and teachers competing at NHD 2020. It is provided by CMHF staff. National History Day is not run or coordinated by CMHF. Once you receive your registration link to NHD you are welcome to complete the registration and submission process on your own. However, CMHF staff are here to support all of Team IL so please reach out if you need us!
Resources are still being added to this page.
National History Day 2020
Sunday, June 14 at 2:00-3:30 PM Central Time
Watch at nhd.org/virtual2020welcome
Saturday, June 20 from 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM Central Time
Watch at nhd.org/virtual2020awards
Contest Rules and Guidelines
Registration and Project Submission
Registration for the 2020 NHD Virtual National Contest is now closed.
- Click here for the Official Virtual National Contest registration instructions
- Some content not relevant to IL has been removed from the document for clarity
- Follow the instructions for those who “did NOT complete online registration for their affiliate contest”
- NHD has an extremely useful registration FAQ page. Check here first if you have a question about project submissions.
- Teachers and students may find this one-page handout with important dates and reminders about NHD 2020 helpful to have on hand.