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National History Day in Iowa Coordinators and Contest Dates 2014

*Entry fees vary between districts and are determined by the actual costs associated with hosting the contest. Costs for contests that charge no fees are covered by the hosting institution and/or additional sponsors.*

If an entry deadline is not specified, please check with the District Coordinator for details.
 
Contest Area
District Coordinator Contact Information
Contest Location
Contest Date
Registration Deadlines
& Entry Fee
AEA 1 (Keystone)
Keystone AEA
1400 2nd Street NW
Elkader, IA 52043
800-632-5918
Decorah Middle School
405 Winnebago Street
Decorah, Iowa 52101
Saturday, March 8, 2014
Friday, February 21, 2014
$1 per student
 
AEA 267 North
(Clear Lake Region)
Louise V. Hanson Library
Waldorf College
106 South Sixth Street
Forest City, IA 50436
 
Friday, March 28 and Saturday,
March 29, 2014
(Judging by appointment. Contact Coordinators for details.)
 
$3 per student
AEA 267 East
(Cedar Falls Region)
Sara Nefzger
503 South Street
Waterloo, IA 50701
319-234-6357
Grout Museum District
503 South Street
Waterloo, IA 50701
319-234-6357
Thursday, March 27, 2014 (Senior Division)

Friday, March 28, 2014 (Junior Division) 
Registration deadline:
March 1, 2014
Papers and Websites due March 12, 2014
$6 per student
AEA 8
Priscilla Robinson probinson@slcsd.org
Albert City-Truesdale Schools
300 Orchard Street
Albert City, IA 50510
712-843-5416 (school)
Storm Lake Middle School
1811 Hyland Drive
Storm Lake, IA 50588
Saturday, March 29, 2014
Registration Deadline:
March 7, 2014
Papers and websites due:  March 14, 2014
$10 per student
AEA 9
Chris Green bizzymamma@netins.net           
St. Ambrose University
518 W. Locust Street
Davenport, IA 52803
St. Ambrose University
Davenport, IA
 
Monday, March 3, 2014
 
February 7, 2014
$15 per student

Paper and websites due: February 14, 2014
AEA 10
Kathrine Moermond
Old Capitol Museum, 24 Old Capitol
University of Iowa
Iowa, City, IA 52242
319-335-0548
Old Capitol Museum and Schaeffer Hall, University of Iowa Campus, Iowa City
Friday, March 21, 2014
Deadline to submit Intent to Compete information:
January 24, 2014
Registration Deadline: Friday, February 21, 2014
Deadline for submitting papers and websites: March 7, 2014
$12 per student
AEA 11 West/Central
Kevin Gannon gannon@grandview.edu           
Johnston Middle School
P.O. Box 10
6207 NW 62nd Ave.
Johnston, IA 50131
515-278-0476
Grandview University
1200 Grandview Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50316
Saturday, April 5, 2014
Intent to participate due: January 6, 2014

Registration Deadline:
Friday, February 28, 2014 
$10 per student
Contest Area
District Coordinator Contact Information
Contest Location
Contest Date
Registration Deadline & Entry Fee
AEA 11 East
Mail contest materials to:
Heartland AEA
6500 Corporate Dr.,  Johnston, IA 50131
Dr. Lori Witt wittl@central.edu
Central College
Pella, Iowa
 
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
           
 
$10 per student 
Green Hills AEA (West)
Deb Masker
c/o Council Bluffs Schools
100 North Ave.
Council Bluffs, IA  51503
712-328-6454 x 156
Cell: 402-689-8266 
Council Bluffs Public Library
 
Saturday, March 22, 2014
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon 
Friday, February 28, 2014
No Fee*
Green Hills AEA (East)
Dr. John Franklin
Graceland University
Division of Social Science
1 University Place
Lamoni, IA  50140
 641-784-5432
Graceland University
 
Contact Dr. Franklin for details.
March 5, 2014
No Fee*
Great Prairie AEA
Shannon Johnson
Great Prairie Area Education Agency
3601 West Avenue Road
Burlington, IA 52601
319-753-6561 x 1136
Fax: 319-753-1527
 1-800-382-8970 ext 1136
Fairfield Arts and Convention Center, Fairfield
 
Friday, March 14, 2014
 
Intent to participate due December 2, 2013

February 19, 2014
No Fee*
Northwest AEA
Dr. Judy Sweetman
Northwest AEA
Sioux City, IA 51106
712-274-6000 Ext. 6088
Western Iowa Tech College
Thursday, March 18, 2014
No Fee* (Sponsored by NWAEA and WITC)