2021-2022 Important Dates
County coordinators NOT using Zfairs contest management system must provide the Florida History Day office their registration spreadsheet of first- and second-place county winners who will advance to the state competition by this date.
County coordinators using Zfairs contest management system must promote their advancing students in the system by this date.
County Coordinators provide the Florida History Day office with the following items by this date:
Name(s) of the Outstanding County Award recipient(s).
County History Day Statistics Form.
Names of students with special needs attending the state contest.
Deadline for teacher award nominations: Florida Teacher of Merit
Deadline for student applications for FHD special prizes.
Online Student Contest Registration closes on this day.
ALL advancing students must have completed the online registration and all materials uploaded to the required location in the student account.
Historical Papers with process paper and annotated bibliography uploaded to student account.
Process paper and annotated bibliography for all categories uploaded to student account.
Documentary videos uploaded to online storage and link entered into student account.
Student access to website entries closes on this day.
Florida History Day state competition.
The state contest is held at Tallahassee Community College.
The Awards Ceremony is held at the Donald L. Tucker Civic Center.
• May 1: Registration and exhibit set up
• May 2: Registration and competition judging (daytime)
Open House at the Museum of Florida History (evening)
• May 3: Awards Ceremony
National History Day competition
The national contest will be held virtually this year.