Support – National History Day
How can I support National History Day in Delaware?
Interested in supporting National History Day in Delaware?
National History Day in Delaware relies heavily on the support of community members, local businesses, nonprofits, and cultural institutions!
Thank you so much for your interest in volunteering with us! National History Day in Delaware relies on volunteers and community members every year to make the competition a better experience for the students!
Please fill out the volunteer form, and we’ll be in touch with you soon about how you can help! The skills and qualifications questions are not at all tests or requirements for volunteering, simply our way of getting to know you and your specialties so we can apply your time in the best way possible!
Thank you so much for your interest in partnering with us! Whether you are a local business, non-profit, cultural institution, or just a lover of history, there are a variety of ways to support National History Day (NHD) in Delaware! NHD relies on the support of local businesses and organizations every year. Any support from local organizations is always recognized through a logo in our program and a mention on the National History Day in Delaware website. Below, there are several forms linked that can help us to start a conversation! We’re looking forward to working with you!
Sponsor an Award
Special awards for National History Day in Delaware go to students who created a project thematically, like Delaware History, Black history, women’s history, and more! If you would like to sponsor a special award (even if you don’t know the theme yet), fill out this form, and we’ll be in touch!
In-Kind Donations & Sponsorships
Below is a list of expenses related to National History Day in Delaware that could be supported through in-kind or sponsorship donations. When we can reduce expenses to run the event, we can put more resources into National History Day programming, workshops, and awards for students! If you feel that your organization could provide in-kind support, please fill out the form linked here. If your organization would like to sponsor one or more of these items, please fill out the form linked here! Thank you so much for your support; we’ll be in touch soon!
Cultural Institution Partnerships
When Delaware Historical Society works with National History Day teachers and students, we always come prepared with topic suggestions, resources, and recommendations! If your institution has collections or resources that you feel could be helpful for a National History Day student, or if you have ideas for topics, please fill out the form linked here and we’ll be in touch!
Each year, National History Day puts out a theme for student projects to guide their research and analysis. Themes are intentionally broad to make room for individual creativity and analysis, but they can impact topic selection! This year’s theme is Frontiers in History: People, Places, Ideas.