History Day at CVCC 2013
March 23, 2013
Registration Deadline March 1, 2013
Turning Points in History: People, Ideas, Events
Virginia History Day is a history competition for students in grades six through twelve. It is conducted
at district and state levels in conjunction with the National History Day program. The first round of
competition is held in the eight Districts of Virginia. Students in grades six through eight (6-8) are
assigned to the junior division, students in grades nine through twelve (9-12) are assigned to the senior
division. In each division, students may compete in any one of nine categories (groups may include 2 to 5
- Individual Documentary
- Group Documentary
- Individual Exhibit
- Group Exhibit
- Individual Historical Paper
- Individual Performance
- Group Performance
- Individual Website
- Group Website
The two best entries in each category, and in each age division, at the District competition qualify for the State contest. The two best entries in each category, and in each age division, at the State competition qualify for the national competition, which will be held at the University of Maryland, College Park.
Central Virginia Community College is proud to be the host institution for District One of National History Day in Virginia and includes the following area school districts: Amherst, Bedford, Campbell, Appomattox, Buckingham, Prince Edward, Cumberland, Powhatan, and Lynchburg. Click on the links located to the right for more information.
We look forward to seeing you on March 23!