Omaha District Contest
Sunday, March 14, 2021
Opens Monday, December 14 Monday, January 4
Closes Tuesday, February 16
Closes Wednesday, March 3
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 email@example.com BEFORE you try to register in order to have your school added into the system. Schools that participated in the 2019 contest year are in the system. If you are unsure, please check the list below to see which schools are currently in our 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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:
Alice Buffett Magnet Middle School
Bellevue Mission Middle School
Elkhorn Grandview Middle School
Elkhorn Ridge Middle School
Elkhorn South High School
Elkhorn Valley View Middle School
Gretna High School
La Vista Middle School
Lewis and Clark Middle School (Bellevue)
Lewis and Clark Middle School (Omaha)
Marian High School
Mercy High School
Monroe Middle School
Omaha North Magnet High School
Platteview Central Junior High School
Ralston High School
Ralston Middle School
Skutt Catholic High School
St. Cecilia Cathedral School
St. Margaret Mary School
St. Robert Bellarmine School
Westside Middle School
Checks for individuals or entire school can be sent to:
Metropolitan Community College
5300 N 30th Street
Omaha, NE 68111
Make checks out to: Metropolitan Community College
(note National History Day in the memo line)
Please include the invoice.
Pay through PayPal for one individual student
Registration Fee: $15.00 per student
Due March 3
Sarpy County Museum Award: sponsored by the Sarpy County Museum, this award pertains to any NHD entry that features an historical connection to Sarpy County, its communities and their people. The National History Day Sarpy County Museum Award will be given to the best National History Day Omaha District entry in either the Paper, Documentary, Performance, Website, or Exhibit categories in either the junior or senior division. The prize will be an annual Sarpy County Museum membership and a T-shirt.
Joselyn Art Museum Award: Sponsored by Joslyn Art Museum, this award pertains to any NHD entry that features artwork or an artist. The Joselyn Art Museum Award will be given to the best National History Day Omaha District entry in either the Paper, Documentary, Performance, Website, or Exhibit categories in either the junior or senior division. The prize will be the newly published European Paintings and Sculpture from Joslyn Art Museum, a richly illustrated book reexamining 100 works from the collection that date from the late 13th to the early 20th century.
Great Plains Black History Museum Award: Sponsored by the Great Plains Black History Museum, this award pertains to any NHD entry that focuses on local African Americans. NHD individual or group entries must include local black figures prominent in Nebraska history to be eligible. The winner will receive a Great Plains Black History Museum hat and t-shirt and a copy of the book In Their Own Image.
2909 Edward Babe Gomez Ave
Omaha, NE 68107