Virginia History Day is a history competition for students grades six through twelve. To qualify for the state competition, students must place first or second in their category and age division at one of eight district-level competitions held throughout Virginia. The top two entries in each category and age division at the state level will compete at the National History Day finals.
What Is Virginia History Day?
Virginia History Day is conducted in conjunction with the Kenneth E. Behring National History Day Contest. The first round of competition is held in the eight districts of Virginia. The top two entries in each category and age division at the district competition qualify for the state contest. Virginia History Day will take place on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at the Virginia Historical Society