Lincoln District Contest


Friday, March 5, 2021

Registration Guides

(click on appropriate button)

Teachers                       Students

Opens    Tuesday, December 1  Friday, January 1

Closes                   Friday, February 12


Click on the buttons to register.

Closes     Friday, February 19


All projects will be submitted through the registration system.

Attention Teachers! If you are participating for the first time, you will need to contact the state office at BEFORE you try to register in order to have your school added into the system. If you are unsure, please check the list below to see which schools are currently in the system.


Teachers need to have a completed registration prior to any students registering.  Once registered, the account will remain active in the system from year to year unless requested otherwise. If you have forgotten your password, you have two options:  there is a “forgot my password” automated option; or you can email to have your password manually reset by the state office.


Thank you for your cooperation and your involvement in Nebraska National History Day!


Here are the schools that are currently in our system:

Beatrice Middle School

Crete High School

Gabel Learning Lab

Lincoln Southeast High School

Nebraska Equestrian Homeschoolers

Pine Hill Christian School

Zapata Christian School

Payment Information

Please make all checks out to:

National History Day Lincoln

Send payments to:

Dr. Preston Shires

SCC, Arts & Sciences

8800 O Street

Lincoln, NE 68520

Registration Fee: $10.00 per student

Due March 1

Special Awards


Best First Impression

Best Project in Diversity of American Culture

Best Project in Science

Best Project in Women's History

Best Project in Military History

Best Project in Local or Nebraska History

Best Project with a Global Focus

Best Project in Religious History

Best in Style (Historical Paper)


Dr. Preston Shires


(402) 437-2801

8800 "O" Street

Lincoln, NE  68520-1299


5000 St Paul Ave

Lincoln, NE  68504

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