Vermont History Day 2020 Information

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Vermont History Day 2020 will be a virtual contest the week of May 2nd. Read the full announcement.

Project Submissions for the Virtual Contest

The submission deadline for all projects is 11:59 pm on Monday, April 27. See the Project Submission Instructions (updated 4/3) for all the details. We have tried to account for various situations and access to groups and supplies, but understand that other challenges may come up. Please contact Victoria for additional workarounds and solutions. Flexibility is key!

Students will have the option to submit answers to interview questions.  Read the Interview Submission Instructions for more details.

To help prepare for the virtual contest, the deadline for making changes to registration information is Monday, April 20th. Changes include adding or cancelling registrations, switching categories, changing titles, and adding website addresses. Please email Victoria ( to make changes.

We will still be following the National History Day rules, but will make accommodations as needed.

We will wait until after May 8th to make a decision about a Vermont History Day Celebration of Learning. We will follow the Agency of Education's guidance on end of the school year gatherings.

For more information, contact Victoria at (802) 828-1413 or email

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