Contests - Coastal Carolina University
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History Day Contests

View the 2019-2020 Contest Guide (PDF) for details, including registration instructions.

2020 History Contests Schedule

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Lowcountry Regional
Contest to be held Virtually
Saturday, Feb. 13, 2021

Midlands Regional
Contest to be held Virtually
Monday, March 1, 2021

Olde English Regional
Contest to be held Virtually
Friday, March 12, 2021

Coastal Regional 
Contest to be held Virtually
Friday, March 8, 2021

 

State  
Contest to be held Virtually
Saturday, April 17, 2021
Qualifiers will be provided registration information.

Nationals
Contest to be held Virtually
June 2021
Qualifiers will be provided registration information.

  • Group photograph of students with 2018 banner

    National Contest

    S.C. delegation at the National Awards Ceremony

  • Students giving presentation on project at Waccamaw Middle School

    2018 Winners

    1st Place in Junior Group Performance at State

  • Students with award medals

    2018 Winners

    2nd Place in Senior Group Documentary at Nationals, NMAAHC presenters

  • Student giving presentation

    2018 Winners

    2018 Junior Division Outstanding Affiliate Award

Awards and Honors

2018 National Contest

Senior Group Documentary by Malik Hubbard and Ke’Von Singleton, Palmetto Scholars Academy, won second place overall. It was also one of 24 shown at the National Museum of African American History and Culture NHD Showcase.

Emiliano Padron, Whittemore Park Middle, and Whitney Knotts, Academic Magnet High, were named the Outstanding Affiliate Award winners.

Ben Buckley, Palmetto Scholars Academy, was selected to participate in the NEH Day on the Hill.

Senior Group Exhibit by Katherine Burns and Carrie Rickenbaker, Laurence Manning Academy, was selected for the National Museum of American History NHD Exhibit Showcase.

State Contest Winners

Complete list of 2020 State Contest Winner (PDF)

Complete list of 2019 State Contest Winners (PDF)

Complete list of 2018 State Contest Winners (PDF)

Complete list of 2017 State Contest Winners (PDF)

Previous winners (PDF)

Regional Contest Winners

Complete list of 2018 Regional Contest Winners (PDF)

2018 Lake City K-5 Contest Winners (PDF)