History Days & Fairs
The Heinz History Center will host the NHD Pittsburgh competition on the weekend of March 3 and 4, 2012.
History fairs emphasize local hands-on history, including family and community. In Canada, they are termed "Heritage Fairs".
Heinz History Center: National History Day
National History Day PITT, the local competition for the Pennsylvania History Day, is held at the Senator Heinz History Center, located in the Strip District in downtown Pittsburgh.
National History Day in Pennsylvania
Find out the theme for the current year and the location for the fair.
National History Day Philly
Philadephia's History Day information.
New York State History Day
Spornsored by the New York State Historical Association in Cooperstown, NY.
Ohio History Day
The Ohio Historical Society offers resources for students doing research on Ohio History, including an "Ohio Guide for Student Researchers" and a History Day scrapbook.
United States - Directories
National History Day
National History Day (NHD) is a highly regarded academic program for elementary and secondary school students that culminates in the Kenneth E. Behring National Contest each June held at the University of Maryland at College Park.
Chicago Metro History Fair
There are links to many possible history sources for Chicago which should give you ideas for resources in your own community.
Truman Library National History Day
This is the website for the Greater Kansas City, Missouri region History Day program. It is interesting because of the Student Research files available at the library with photocopies of the original documents. Some of the topics covered are: "The Decision to Drop the Atomic Bomb on Japan", "The Desegregation of the Armed Forces".