Download the THD Walking Map (shows routes from Bullock to UT Campus Buildings and Rec Sports).

*2022 Texas History Day Judging Schedule download here *subject to change, make sure to arrive at scheduled interview time at least 30 minutes early.

The 2022 Texas History Day Contest Guide and Day of Contest Schedule can be downloaded here

Hybrid Texas History Day State Contest Information*

*Must have competed at a regional contest and placed in the top two of the division and category to advance and compete at the state contest.
Registration Deadline–March 25, 2022 at 11:59pm for In-Person and Virtual state Texas History Day contests.

In-Person Contest–April 23, 2022

In-Person Contest Submission Instructions/Reminders

  • All In-Person Categories: Make sure to check in at the registration table located in the Bullock Texas State History Museum lobby.
    • Friday, April 22, 2022–Registration open from 2pm to 5pm.
    • Saturday, April 23, 2022–Registration open starting at 7:30am.

In-Person Categories (Submission Guidelines)

  • Website Students: Verify your NHDWebCentral Site Key. Make sure you have your support materials (process paper and annotated bibliography) on your website. Student lock out will be March 25, 2022 at 11:59pm.
  • Paper Students: Upload a single PDF of your Paper (title page, process paper, annotated bibliography, and paper). Must be uploaded to registration page by March 25, 2022 at 11:59pm. (You will upload your file for state, which will replace the file from regionals. Best to add THD to the file name so you know it worked.)
  • Documentary Students: Upload a single PDF of your Written Materials (title page, process paper, and annotated bibliography) and insert a shareable Documentary Link from Google Drive, OneDrive, or Dropbox. Must be uploaded to registration page by March 25, 2022 at 11:59pm. (You will upload your written materials file for state, which will replace the file from regionals. Best to add THD to the file name so you know it worked.)
  • Performance Students: Bring three sets of your Written Materials (title page, process paper, and annotated bibliography) for the judges.
  • Exhibit Students and 4th-5th Poster Students: Bring three sets of your Written Materials (Title page, process paper, and annotated bibliography). Early set up of exhibits at the Bullock Texas State History Museum will be on Friday, April 22 from 2pm to 5pm. On contest day, Saturday, April 23, exhibit set up will also take place from 7:30am to 8:45am. Students will NOT be able to set up once judging starts at 9am on Saturday, April 23, 2022.

Virtual Contest*

*Results will be announced at THD Awards Ceremony on April 23, 2022 and posted on texashistoryday.com .

Virtual Contest Submission Instructions/Reminders

  • All Virtual Categories: Deadline for submission is March 25, 2022 at 11:59pm.

Virtual Categories (Submission Guidelines)

  • Website Students: Verify your NHDWebCentral Site Key. Make sure you have your support materials (process paper and annotated bibliography) on your website. Student lock out will be March 25, 2022 at 11:59pm.
  • Paper Students: Upload a single PDF of your Paper (title page, process paper, annotated bibliography, and paper). Must be uploaded to registration page by March 25, 2022 at 11:59pm. (You will upload your file for state, which will replace the file from regionals. Best to add THD to the file name so you know it worked.)
  • Documentary Students: Upload a single PDF of your Written Materials (title page, process paper, and annotated bibliography) and insert a shareable Documentary Link from Google Drive, OneDrive, or Dropbox. Must be uploaded to registration page by March 25, 2022 at 11:59pm. (You will upload your written materials file for state, which will replace the file from regionals. Best to add THD to the file name so you know it worked.)
  • Exhibit Students & 4th-5th Poster Students: Upload a single PDF of your Written Materials (title page, process paper, annotated bibliography, and exhibit). IMPORTANT: Pay close attention to the Virtual Exhibit Guidelines here. (You will upload your file for state, which will replace the file from regionals. Best to add THD to the file name so you know it worked.)
  • Performance Students: Upload a single PDF of your Written Materials (title page, process paper, and annotated bibliography) and insert a shareable Performance Link from Google Drive, OneDrive, or Dropbox. IMPORTANT: Pay close attention to the Virtual Performance Guidelines here. (You will upload your file for state, which will replace the file from regionals. Best to add THD to the file name so you know it worked.)

Important Dates

12/31/2022THD T-Shirt Contest Deadline
February–March 2022Regional History Day Contests
03/25/2022Texas History Day Registration Deadline
03/25/2022THD Website Lockout
03/25/2022Deadline for Registration and some categories. (See information above.)
04/23/2022THD Contest and Awards Ceremony
06/12-16/2022National History Day