Welcome to the Idaho State Contest

Important Dates & Times

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Virtual Contest

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All projects must now be submitted by April 10th for virtual judging

Please follow the instructions for your category. 

VIRTUAL SUBMISSIONS FOR EXHIBIT STUDENTS 

  • Take photos of your exhibit and use them to create a PowerPoint or Google Slides presentation to display your project. You may create 7-10 slides, with a maximum of two photos per slide. Your slides should follow this order:

Slide 1

Slide 2

Slide 3

Slide 4

Slide 5

Slide 6 

(optional)

Slide 7 

(optional)

Title Page

Full Project

Left Panel

Center Panel

Right Panel

Extra Materials

Multimedia or Interactive Items

  • Export/download your slides as a PDF. 
  • Combine your title page, process paper, and bibliography and save as one PDF. 
  • Combine your slides PDF and paperwork PDF into a single PDF file. (Free apps for this include Small PDF and I Love PDF).  
  • Name the file your first and last names (ex: HeinzDoofenschmirtz.pdf). 
  • Go to https://id.nhd.org and login to your NHD student profile. 
  • Upload your PDF file into the "Entry’s Paper" field. 
  • Click Save. That’s it! 

VIRTUAL SUBMISSIONS FOR PAPER STUDENTS

• Create one PDF that includes your title page, paper, and bibliography.  You can only upload one PDF so it must include all of these components. 

• Name the file your first and last names (ex: HeinzDoofenschmirtz.pdf). 

• Go to https://id.nhd.org  and login to your student profile. 

• Upload your PDF file into the Entry’s Paper field. 

• Click Save. That’s it! 

VIRTUAL SUBMISSIONS FOR WEBSITE STUDENTS 

• Your website must be built in NHDWebCentral. 

• Complete your revisions and click save before the deadline. 

• Be sure that your process paper and annotated bibliography are embedded in your website. 

• Go to https://id.nhd.org and login to your student profile. 

• Double check that your site key is correct in your NHD student profile. 

VIRTUAL SUBMISSIONS FOR DOCUMENTARY AND INDIVIDUAL PERFORMANCE STUDENTS

Documentary and individual performance students will upload their videos to WeTransfer.com, allowing judges to view them remotely.  Individual performance students should use a mobile phone camera to record their performance. Scripts for performances, process papers & bibliographies will be converted to PDF files and uploaded as well. 

PLEASE… allow yourself ample time to complete this process before the deadline. Files can take several hours to download. Files typically upload faster over a wired connection instead of WiFi. 

STEP 1: Save the final version of your documentary in one of the following required formats:  .MP4   or   .MOV 

Please export your video to a MP4 or .MOV format (720p resolution preferred but not required). The maximum file size for uploaded videos is 2 GB. Please play back/test your exported video  before uploading. 

STEP 2: Go to https://www.WeTransfer.com.  

A.  Click on the + Add your files button. Select your final video file from the menu. Click Open. 

B.   Enter the following email address in the “Email to” box ben.knapp@ishs.idaho.gov.    

C.  Enter your email in the “Your email” box. 

D.  Enter the following required information in the Message field: 

1. Division:  Junior (6-8 grade) or Senior (9-12 grade) 

2. Category:  Group or Individual Documentary, Group or Individual Performance 

3. School:   

4. Teacher:  

5. County:   

6. Title: 

7. Member(s) names:  

STEP 3: Click Transfer.   

STEP 4: Create one PDF that includes your title page, paper, bibliography, and script for individual performances.  You can only upload one PDF so it must include all of these components. 

• Name the file your first and last names (ex: HeinzDoofenschmirtz.pdf). 

• Go to https://id.nhd.org  and login to your student profile. 

• Upload your PDF file into the Entry’s Paper field. 

• Click Save. That’s it! 

VIRTUAL SUBMISSIONS FOR GROUP PERFORMANCE STUDENTS

• Create one PDF that includes your script, title page, process paper, and bibliography.  You can only upload one PDF so it must include all of these components. 

• Name the file your first and last names 

(ex: HeinzDoofenschmirtz.pdf). 

• Go to https://id.nhd.org  and login to your student profile. 

• Upload your PDF file into the Entry’s Paper field. 

• Click Save. That’s it! 

Welcome Students!

ALL STUDENTS WHO QUALIFY FOR THE STATE CONTEST MUST 1) CONFIRM OR CANCEL THEIR STATE CONTEST REGISTRATION and 2) SUBMIT THEIR PROJECT BY APRIL 10th.

1. To CONFIRM You Will Attend State:

  1. Login to your student profile. Do not create a new account. Use your existing NHD username and password.
  2. Make sure student and parent email addresses, mailing address, and project title are still correct.
  3. Every student will receive a FREE Breaking Barriers in Idaho t-shirt. Make sure you enter your t-shirt size when asked.  Parents, siblings, and teachers may purchase a t-shirt by selecting the “store” tab and adding t-shirts to the “cart”.
  4. Pay the $15 registration fee.
  5. Save and exit.
  6. Follow the additional instructions for each entry type below:

Cancellations

If you are competing in an Individual category and cannot attend the contest, you must send an email to johanna.bringhurst@ishs.idaho.gov to cancel your reservation. Provide your name, age division, category, and project title.

If you are competing in a Group category and one member of your group cannot attend, do not cancel your reservation. Not all members of a group project are required to attend the contest. At least one student from the group must attend to represent the project and interview with the judges. 

VIRTUAL SUBMISSIONS FOR EXHIBIT STUDENTS 

  • Take photos of your exhibit and use them to create a PowerPoint or Google Slides presentation to display your project. You may create 7-10 slides, with a maximum of two photos per slide. Your slides should follow this order:

Slide 1

Slide 2

Slide 3

Slide 4

Slide 5

Slide 6 

(optional)

Slide 7 

(optional)

Title Page

Full Project

Left Panel

Center Panel

Right Panel

Extra Materials

Multimedia or Interactive Items

  • Export/download your slides as a PDF. 
  • Combine your title page, process paper, and bibliography and save as one PDF. 
  • Combine your slides PDF and paperwork PDF into a single PDF file. (Free apps for this include Small PDF and I Love PDF).  
  • Name the file your first and last names (ex: HeinzDoofenschmirtz.pdf). 
  • Go to https://id.nhd.org and login to your NHD student profile. 
  • Upload your PDF file into the "Entry’s Paper" field. 
  • Click Save. That’s it! 

VIRTUAL SUBMISSIONS FOR PAPER STUDENTS

• Create one PDF that includes your title page, paper, and bibliography.  You can only upload one PDF so it must include all of these components. 

• Name the file your first and last names (ex: HeinzDoofenschmirtz.pdf). 

• Go to https://id.nhd.org  and login to your student profile. 

• Upload your PDF file into the Entry’s Paper field. 

• Click Save. That’s it! 

VIRTUAL SUBMISSIONS FOR WEBSITE STUDENTS 

• Your website must be built in NHDWebCentral. 

• Complete your revisions and click save before the deadline. 

• Be sure that your process paper and annotated bibliography are embedded in your website. 

• Go to https://id.nhd.org and login to your student profile. 

• Double check that your site key is correct in your NHD student profile. 

VIRTUAL SUBMISSIONS FOR DOCUMENTARY AND INDIVIDUAL PERFORMANCE STUDENTS

Documentary and individual performance students will upload their videos to WeTransfer.com, allowing judges to view them remotely.  Individual performance students should use a mobile phone camera to record their performance. Scripts for performances, process papers & bibliographies will be converted to PDF files and uploaded as well. 

PLEASE… allow yourself ample time to complete this process before the deadline. Files can take several hours to download. Files typically upload faster over a wired connection instead of WiFi. 

STEP 1: Save the final version of your documentary in one of the following required formats:  .MP4   or   .MOV 

Please export your video to a MP4 or .MOV format (720p resolution preferred but not required). The maximum file size for uploaded videos is 2 GB. Please play back/test your exported video  before uploading. 

STEP 2: Go to https://www.WeTransfer.com.  

A.  Click on the + Add your files button. Select your final video file from the menu. Click Open. 

B.   Enter the following email address in the “Email to” box ben.knapp@ishs.idaho.gov.    

C.  Enter your email in the “Your email” box. 

D.  Enter the following required information in the Message field: 

1. Division:  Junior (6-8 grade) or Senior (9-12 grade) 

2. Category:  Group or Individual Documentary, Group or Individual Performance 

3. School:   

4. Teacher:  

5. County:   

6. Title: 

7. Member(s) names:  

STEP 3: Click Transfer.   

STEP 4: Create one PDF that includes your title page, paper, bibliography, and script for individual performances.  You can only upload one PDF so it must include all of these components. 

• Name the file your first and last names (ex: HeinzDoofenschmirtz.pdf). 

• Go to https://id.nhd.org  and login to your student profile. 

• Upload your PDF file into the Entry’s Paper field. 

• Click Save. That’s it! 

VIRTUAL SUBMISSIONS FOR GROUP PERFORMANCE STUDENTS

• Create one PDF that includes your script, title page, process paper, and bibliography.  You can only upload one PDF so it must include all of these components. 

• Name the file your first and last names 

(ex: HeinzDoofenschmirtz.pdf). 

• Go to https://id.nhd.org  and login to your student profile. 

• Upload your PDF file into the Entry’s Paper field. 

• Click Save. That’s it! 

Make it Better!

Take the feedback from your judges and improve your project before the state contest. Ask a trusted adult to proofread your copy. Do more research. Change or add to your information. Revise your project to make it the best it can be!


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Welcome Teachers!

Please do not re-register yourself or your students for the state contest. Teacher and student information is already in the system. 

Teacher Login Instructions:  

  1. Login to your teacher profile (do not create a new account). Use your existing NHD username and password.
  2. Check that your school appears on the schools list.  If it does not, you can add it under Register -> Schools. 
  3. Link yourself to your school in your teacher profile, if needed.
  4. Correct information in your profile as needed.
  5. Check status of your students as needed. 
  6. Please help to make sure that your students have registered and submitted their projects following these instructions:

VIRTUAL SUBMISSIONS FOR EXHIBIT STUDENTS 

  • Take photos of your exhibit and use them to create a PowerPoint or Google Slides presentation to display your project. You may create 7-10 slides, with a maximum of two photos per slide. Your slides should follow this order:

Slide 1

Slide 2

Slide 3

Slide 4

Slide 5

Slide 6 

(optional)

Slide 7 

(optional)

Title Page

Full Project

Left Panel

Center Panel

Right Panel

Extra Materials

Multimedia or Interactive Items

  • Export/download your slides as a PDF. 
  • Combine your title page, process paper, and bibliography and save as one PDF. 
  • Combine your slides PDF and paperwork PDF into a single PDF file. (Free apps for this include Small PDF and I Love PDF).  
  • Name the file your first and last names (ex: HeinzDoofenschmirtz.pdf). 
  • Go to https://id.nhd.org and login to your NHD student profile. 
  • Upload your PDF file into the "Entry’s Paper" field. 
  • Click Save. That’s it! 

VIRTUAL SUBMISSIONS FOR PAPER STUDENTS

• Create one PDF that includes your title page, paper, and bibliography.  You can only upload one PDF so it must include all of these components. 

• Name the file your first and last names (ex: HeinzDoofenschmirtz.pdf). 

• Go to https://id.nhd.org  and login to your student profile. 

• Upload your PDF file into the Entry’s Paper field. 

• Click Save. That’s it! 

VIRTUAL SUBMISSIONS FOR WEBSITE STUDENTS 

• Your website must be built in NHDWebCentral. 

• Complete your revisions and click save before the deadline. 

• Be sure that your process paper and annotated bibliography are embedded in your website. 

• Go to https://id.nhd.org and login to your student profile. 

• Double check that your site key is correct in your NHD student profile. 

VIRTUAL SUBMISSIONS FOR DOCUMENTARY AND INDIVIDUAL PERFORMANCE STUDENTS

Documentary and individual performance students will upload their videos to WeTransfer.com, allowing judges to view them remotely.  Individual performance students should use a mobile phone camera to record their performance. Scripts for performances, process papers & bibliographies will be converted to PDF files and uploaded as well. 

PLEASE… allow yourself ample time to complete this process before the deadline. Files can take several hours to download. Files typically upload faster over a wired connection instead of WiFi. 

STEP 1: Save the final version of your documentary in one of the following required formats:  .MP4   or   .MOV 

Please export your video to a MP4 or .MOV format (720p resolution preferred but not required). The maximum file size for uploaded videos is 2 GB. Please play back/test your exported video  before uploading. 

STEP 2: Go to https://www.WeTransfer.com.  

A.  Click on the + Add your files button. Select your final video file from the menu. Click Open. 

B.   Enter the following email address in the “Email to” box ben.knapp@ishs.idaho.gov.    

C.  Enter your email in the “Your email” box. 

D.  Enter the following required information in the Message field: 

1. Division:  Junior (6-8 grade) or Senior (9-12 grade) 

2. Category:  Group or Individual Documentary, Group or Individual Performance 

3. School:   

4. Teacher:  

5. County:   

6. Title: 

7. Member(s) names:  

STEP 3: Click Transfer.   

STEP 4: Create one PDF that includes your title page, paper, bibliography, and script for individual performances.  You can only upload one PDF so it must include all of these components. 

• Name the file your first and last names (ex: HeinzDoofenschmirtz.pdf). 

• Go to https://id.nhd.org  and login to your student profile. 

• Upload your PDF file into the Entry’s Paper field. 

• Click Save. That’s it! 

VIRTUAL SUBMISSIONS FOR GROUP PERFORMANCE STUDENTS

• Create one PDF that includes your script, title page, process paper, and bibliography.  You can only upload one PDF so it must include all of these components. 

• Name the file your first and last names 

(ex: HeinzDoofenschmirtz.pdf). 

• Go to https://id.nhd.org  and login to your student profile. 

• Upload your PDF file into the Entry’s Paper field. 

• Click Save. That’s it! 


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Welcome Judges!

We are thrilled to have you as part of our judging team this year! Did you know that most History Day students work harder on their NHD projects than on any other school assignment? They are excited to present their work to you.  And we hope you come away inspired and energized by our young historians.

Judging Highlights

For a 7-minute overview of what you can expect as an NHD judge, click HERE.

Online Judging Portal

Everyone who judges at the NHD in Idaho State Contest needs to create a judging account. Your State judging account is valid for judging the 2020 State Contest only. 

How to Create Your Judging Account: 

  1. Select Create Account above (along the top white bar of this page).
  2. Select Judge from the dropdown menu.
  3. Enter your name and email address, then verify that you are not a robot.  
  4. Provide your contact information and create a password.
  5. Answer remaining questions and agree to permissions and waivers.
  6. Write down your username and password immediately and keep in a safe place. You will need them for judging.

Note for Teachers

If you already have a state contest teacher account and would like to serve as a judge, please create a judging account following the instructions above. You may use the same email and password that you used for your teacher account, but you must set a different username.

How to Know if Your Judge Registration is Complete

  1. You will arrive at a screen that says "Thank you [name] for your registration" and shows your username. 
  2. You will receive a Registration Completed email from NoReply@zfairs.com.  You may need to check your spam folder.
  3. Please do not create multiple judging accounts.

How to Access the Judging Portal

After you have successfully created your judging account in the state contest, you will access the portal using the LOGIN button in the upper right corner of this website.  

  1. Login with your judging username and password. 
  2. In the upper right menu bar click on Judging  >> Judge Portal.

We Will Plan on You!

After you have registered to judge at this contest, be sure to mark your calendar and we will plan on you. You will receive judging details by email.

If your availability changes and you cannot serve, notify the contest coordinator at your earliest opportunity so they can plan accordingly.  Please arrange a replacement judge to take your slot if possible.

For contest information see the General tab.

If you have questions, please send an email to ben.knapp@ishs.idaho.gov

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If you are interested in volunteering at the NHD in Idaho State Contest, please email Johanna Bringhurst to sign up!

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