NHD Judge and Volunteer Information and Registration

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Thank you for your interest in judging and/or volunteering for the Southeast Pennsylvania National History Day Competition being held on Friday, April 6 and Saturday, April 7, 2018 at the Chester County Historical Society, 225 N. High Street, West Chester, PA.  

Important Dates for Judges: 
TBD: Deadline for online judge registration

Saturday, March 3, 2018: Annual Judge Training (Competition volunteers welcome to attend)

Tentitive Schedule: TBD

  • Please stay afterward and enjoy the museum, or have lunch in lovely downtown West Chester. If you return to enjoy the museum later in the day, you will be admitted without an admission charge.  In case of a winter storm, the training will be held on Saturday, March 17, 2018.  Judges will be notified by email no later than 8:30 a.m. on March 3 if there is to be a change.


Important Dates for Volunteers:

  • Friday, April 6, 2018  Senior Competition
  • Saturday, April 7, 2018 Junior Competition


NHD in PA Judges and Volunteers:  If you can’t get enough of CCHS National History Day judging, NHD in PA is always looking for more judges for the state contest. It will take place on Friday, May 11, and Saturday, May 12, 2018 at Carlisle High School in Carlisle, PA. As always, the Army Heritage Center Foundation will provide room and board for participating judges and volunteers. Check back for more information on judge and/or volunteer registration. 

 If you have any questions, please contact Alaina McNaughton at nhdcoord@chestercohistorical.org