2018 NHD in SD State Contest Judge & Volunteer Registration

f you are interested in serving as a judge/volunteer please fill out the below registration form. We use judges from all walks of life – educators, college students, librarians,  museum personnel, park rangers, journalists,  alumni, and even armchair historians. ANYONE who loves history, research, or even just the pursuit of knowledge is welcome to judge or volunteer. Feel free to help us spread the word with your colleagues, friends, and family.

The deadline to register to be a judge will be March 28th, 2018. If you would like to register to be a volunteer, you may do so up until the day before the contest, April 10th.

Judges Training: We will be offering  2 separate judges training sessions on Thursday, April 5th at the SD Ag MuseumFirst-time judges are required to attend. Snacks will be provided.

Choose the session which best fits your schedule: 1st session: 2:00-3:00pm 2nd Session: 6:00-7:00pm.

NHD SD State Competition Details:

When: April 11th, 2018  Where: South Dakota State University Student Union in Brookings, SDTime: Judges/Volunteers check in at 7:45am

Judging Resources: | Contest Rule Book   |  2018 Contest Theme: Conflict & Compromise in History | Theme Information. | Theme Book

Note to SDSU Students: You will be signed up for trip authorization. This means if you choose to judge/volunteer you will be excused from classes for the day. You will still need to notify your professors in advance. (A slip will be provided for you).  This does not include Engineering and Nursing Students. A trip authorization form will still be made for you, but you will need to check with your professor for approval. You are welcome to judge/volunteer if it fits within your daily schedule.

Your involvement in NHD in SD is greatly appreciated, and plays an important role in encouraging a love of history & research in the historians of tomorrow!

Click here 2018 NHD in SD State Contest Judge and Volunteer Registration Form Link. Image of NHD in SD Logo and NHD Conflict & Compromise 2018 Theme Logo