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CHICAGO METRO HISTORY FAIR
2005-2006 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

For comments, questions, reservations, contact us at: 312-255-3661
or info@chicagohistoryfair.org. Or click here.


Events are divided into three sections. Please click on one of the sections listed below to view specific schedules.

Senior Division Schedule

Junior Division Schedule

SENIOR DIVISION EVENTS (Grades 9 - 12)

Only schools that submitted a School Intent to Enter form will receive registration materials.

Research Papers
Due by Monday, February 27, 2006
Judging on March 2, 3, 6, 7
Advancement to City/State Finals announced on March 13
Revisions due on April 7
City/State Finals judging on April 10, 11, 12
We cannot guarantee slots for students after the deadline.
All participating students must submit a Student Entry Form

Suburban High Schools Regional
Saturday, February 25, 2006
Niles North High School
9600 Lawlor Rd. (Old Orchard Exit from Edens Expressway)
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Registration due by February 15, 2006
We cannot guarantee slots for students after the deadline.
All participating students must submit a Student Entry Form to their teacher contact.



City High Schools Regional
Saturday, March 11, 2006
University of Illinois at Chicago
Student Activities Center East (formerly Circle Center)
750 S. Halsted
Two judging events held the same day.
School assigned by last name (such as Jones, Von Steuben, Curie; Saints use name of the person such as St. Mary or St. Thomas)
A-L: 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon
M-Z: 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Registration due by Monday, February 27, 2006
We cannot guarantee slots for students after the deadline.
All participating students must submit a Student Entry Form to their HF teacher contact.



Coaching Sessions for Advancing High School Projects
By appointment only. Every Wednesday at the Newberry Library from 2:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.; other times and places to be announced.



Finalists Competition
Wednesday, April 19, 2006
Harold Washington Library Center
400 S. State Street at Congress
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m
Students are pre-registered for the competition.



llinois State History Expo
Wednesday, May 3, 2006
Prairie Capitol Convention Center, Springfield
Students are pre-registered for the competition.

Finalists Awards Ceremony
Date and place to be announced.



BILINGUAL-DUAL LANGUAGE HISTORY FAIR
Saturday, May 13, 2006
Roosevelt High School
3436 W. Wilson (at Kimball N. Kimball)
8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Registration due by May 4, 2006
For junior and senior divisions, city and suburban schools.


National History Day
Sunday, June 11 through June 15
2006 College Park, Maryland
For junior and senior divisions, city and suburban schools.


JUNIOR DIVISION EVENTS (Grades 6 - 8)

Research Papers
Due on Friday, March 24, 2006
Judging on March 28, 29, 30
Announcements on April 4
Revisions due April 12

Suburban Junior History Fair
Saturday, March 25, 2006
North Central College
30 N. Brainard,
Naperville IL
Registration due by March 17, 2006
We cannot guarantee slots for students after the deadline.
All participating students must submit a Student Entry Form.



City Junior History Fair
Saturday, April 1, 2006
Lane Tech High School
2501 W. Addison (at Western Ave,)
Two judging events held the same day.
School assigned by last name (such as Jones, Von Steuben, Curie; Saints use name of the person such as St. Mary or St. Thomas)
A-K: 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon
L-Z: 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Registration due by Friday, March 24, 2006
We cannot guarantee slots for students after the deadline.
All participating students must submit a Student Entry Form.



llinois State History Expo
Wednesday, May 3, 2006
Prairie Capitol Convention Center, Springfield
Students are pre-registered for the competition.



BILINGUAL-DUAL LANGUAGE HISTORY FAIR
Saturday, May 13, 2006
Roosevelt High School
3436 W. Wilson (at Kimball N. Kimball)
8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Registration due by May 4, 2006
For junior and senior divisions, city and suburban schools.


National History Day
Sunday, June 11 through June 15
2006 College Park, Maryland
For junior and senior divisions, city and suburban schools.