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African-American HistoryAmerican Labor History
Asian-American HistoryCaptain Ken Coskey Naval History Prize
Chronicling America: Historic American Newspaper PrizeCivil War History
Discovery or Exploration in HistoryGeorge Washington Leadership in History
History in the Federal GovernmentHistory of Agriculture and Rural Life
History of Congress AwardImmigration History
Irish or Irish-American History Latino-American History
Lee Allen History of Baseball AwardLegacy Award
Outstanding Entry on an International ThemeOutstanding Entry on Colonial America or Revolutionary History
Outstanding Entry Tied to a Historic SiteStar Spangled 200
U.S. Constitution AwardUnited States Marine Corps History
Women's HistoryWorld War II History

African-American History   [back to top]
Entry # Category Entry Title
City, State, School
Teacher(s) Students
15004 Junior Individual Exhibit Emmett Till: The Catalyst of the American Civil Rights Movement
Moultrie Middle School
Mt Pleasant, SC
Jamie Thomas Will Basco


American Labor History   [back to top]
Entry # Category Entry Title
City, State, School
Teacher(s) Students
23036 Senior Individual Performance Pearl McGill-Changing How America Works
Central Academy
Des Moines, IA
Canada Snyder & Amy Finnegan Elena Hildebrandt


Asian-American History   [back to top]
Entry # Category Entry Title
City, State, School
Teacher(s) Students
12060 Junior Group Documentary End of the Vietnam War: A Turning Point for Vietnamese Immigrants and Its Impact on America
Diplomat Middle School
Cape Coral, FL
Melissa Dahlberg Tuan Tran & Julie Nguyen
22054 Senior Group Documentary San Francisco Earthquake: Chinese Exclusion Falls Through the Cracks
Lawrence High
Lawrence, KS
Jack Hood Rose Kennedy & Sarah Kinder


Captain Ken Coskey Naval History Prize   [back to top]
Entry # Category Entry Title
City, State, School
Teacher(s) Students
20070 Senior Paper The USS Maine
Padua Academy
Wilmington, DE
Daniel Mahler & Robert Gabrick Maria Sutton


Chronicling America: Historic American Newspaper Prize   [back to top]
Entry # Category Entry Title
City, State, School
Teacher(s) Students
11083 Junior Individual Documentary Unexpected Verdict: The Trial of John Peter Zenger
St. Dominic Savio Home School
Mills River, NC
Caroline Hernasy Richard Hernasy
21052 Senior Individual Documentary It's a Jungle Out There: Upton Sinclair Turns the Tables on the Chicago Meatpackers and the Food Industry
Paul Laurence Dunbar High School
Lexington, KY
Theresa Buczek & Michelle Cason Joanna Slusarewicz


Civil War History   [back to top]
Entry # Category Entry Title
City, State, School
Teacher(s) Students
21055 Senior Individual Documentary The Key in Lincoln's Pocket: Unlocking the Door to Union Victory During the Civil War
Conway High School West
Conway, AR
William Richardson Elisa De Togni


Discovery or Exploration in History   [back to top]
Entry # Category Entry Title
City, State, School
Teacher(s) Students
15097 Junior Individual Exhibit The Erie Canal: "A Little Short of Madness"
Faiss Middle School
Las Vegas, NV
Sarah Losofsky Danielle Johnson


George Washington Leadership in History   [back to top]
Entry # Category Entry Title
City, State, School
Teacher(s) Students
25073 Senior Individual Exhibit Washington and the French: A Turning Point in the American Revolution
Pomperaug High School
Southbury, CT
Sharon Wlodarczyk Timothy Cohn


History in the Federal Government   [back to top]
Entry # Category Entry Title
City, State, School
Teacher(s) Students
28069 Senior Group Web Site The 1956 Federal-Aid Highway Act: The Turning Point That Reshaped America
Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School
South Hamilton, MA
Kevin O'Reilly Eric Baumeister & Riley Frackleton & Justin Guo & Alex Hankin & Michael Ruccolo


History of Agriculture and Rural Life   [back to top]
Entry # Category Entry Title
City, State, School
Teacher(s) Students
22064 Senior Group Documentary The Dust Bowl: A Disaster That Changed Agriculture
Haven High
Haven, KS
Vicki Galloway Amanda Reichenberger & Taylor Carlson


History of Congress Award   [back to top]
Entry # Category Entry Title
City, State, School
Teacher(s) Students
28011 Senior Group Web Site Voting Rights Act of 1965: One Vote, One Voice
Westwood High School
Austin, TX
Timothy Bray Smrithi Mahadevan & Maanasa Nathan & Kavya Ramamoorthy & Priya Ramamoorthy


Immigration History   [back to top]
Entry # Category Entry Title
City, State, School
Teacher(s) Students
24037 Senior Group Performance Uprooted and Downtrodden: The Pluck of the Irish
Conway High School West
Conway, AR
William Richardson Caroline Osborn & Zoe Allison & Selene Spatz


Irish or Irish-American History    [back to top]
Entry # Category Entry Title
City, State, School
Teacher(s) Students
23003 Senior Individual Performance The Arrival of Christianity: The Turning Point in Irish History, Blessing or Curse?
History Explorers
Pittsboro, IN
Jodi Smith Cole Smith
24075 Senior Group Performance The Impact of Irish Immigration on United States History
Central High School
Phenix City, AL
Barbara Romey Corey Gibbs & Mary Jenkins & Nick Jackson & Ethan Calhoun


Latino-American History   [back to top]
Entry # Category Entry Title
City, State, School
Teacher(s) Students
13030 Junior Individual Performance The Voices of La Causa
New Vistas Center For Education
Chandler, AZ
Stacey Trepanier Aryasp Nejat
22007 Senior Group Documentary Conquest and Colonization of the Taino
Antilles High School
Fort Buchanan, DODDS-PR
Yanira Borges Angela Guzman & Marcos Gonzalez & Natalia Aponte & Charlyne Cuyar & Ivonne Miranda


Lee Allen History of Baseball Award   [back to top]
Entry # Category Entry Title
City, State, School
Teacher(s) Students
15056 Junior Individual Exhibit The All-American Girls Professional Baseball League
Lincoln Middle School
La Crosse, WI
Kim Novak & Carol OMara Grace Olson


Legacy Award   [back to top]
Entry # Category Entry Title
City, State, School
Teacher(s) Students
23007 Senior Individual Performance The Korean Stalemate: Shift in American War Ideals
Orange County High School Of The Arts
Santa Ana, CA
Insun Kim Daniel Kim


Outstanding Entry on an International Theme   [back to top]
Entry # Category Entry Title
City, State, School
Teacher(s) Students
20077 Senior Paper The 1982 PLO Expulsion from Lebanon: The Most Significant Turning Point in the History of the Palestinian Movement
Pleasant View School
Memphis, TN
Calvin Shaw Areej Malley


Outstanding Entry on Colonial America or Revolutionary History   [back to top]
Entry # Category Entry Title
City, State, School
Teacher(s) Students
16021 Junior Group Exhibit Benjamin Franklin: God's Wrath, The Kite Experiment, and The Lightning Rod
Homeschool-Bowdoin
Bowdoin, ME
Stephanie Dustin Aaron Dustin & Adam Dustin
23072 Senior Individual Performance A Holy Revolution: The Banning of Theatre in Philadelphia 1754-1779
Oklahoma School of Science and Mathematics
Oklahoma City, OK
Sharon Jorski & Christopher Shrock Brianna Brown


Outstanding Entry Tied to a Historic Site   [back to top]
Entry # Category Entry Title
City, State, School
Teacher(s) Students
25054 Senior Individual Exhibit Votes For Women, Parades, Picketing and Prison: A Turning Point in the Women's Suffrage Movement
Glenelg High School
Glenelg, MD
Patrick Scible Emma Halley


Star Spangled 200   [back to top]
Entry # Category Entry Title
City, State, School
Teacher(s) Students
21090 Senior Individual Documentary Baltimore Polytechnic Institute: A Model of Desegregation Before Brown
Bullis School
Potomac, MD
Rachel Newman Brian Mitchell


U.S. Constitution Award   [back to top]
Entry # Category Entry Title
City, State, School
Teacher(s) Students
14025 Junior Group Performance Silencing Celilo Falls: Symbol of a Century of Loss, Turning Point in Native American Activism on the Columbia River
Pleasant Valley Middle School
Vancouver, WA
Irene Soohoo Hannah Foster & Stephanie Massart & Avalon Tarbet-Mendoza & Nathan Runkle
22032 Senior Group Documentary Section 504: Establishing the Rights of Disabled Americans
Moriarty High School
Moriarty, NM
Amy Page Alicia Page & Kolene Winn & Allison New


United States Marine Corps History   [back to top]
Entry # Category Entry Title
City, State, School
Teacher(s) Students
28068 Senior Group Web Site Incheon: The Frontier That Changed Both Worlds
Cheongshim International Academy
, KO
Eric Pollock Jhangkyu Lee & Gyeongeun Yi & Yeona Choi & Ji Min Yoon


Women's History   [back to top]
Entry # Category Entry Title
City, State, School
Teacher(s) Students
20020 Senior Paper The Hidden History of Jane: Chicago's Forgotten Underground Abortion Service and Roe v. Wade
University of Chicago Laboratory High School
Chicago, IL
Cynthia Jurisson Natalia Ginsburg


World War II History   [back to top]
Entry # Category Entry Title
City, State, School
Teacher(s) Students
11013 Junior Individual Documentary The Turning Point in Deception - Top Secret Tactics for D-Day
Mater Dei Catholic School
Topeka, KS
Ann Jones Veronica Lyle
24003 Senior Group Performance From Frills and Frocks to Zoot Suits and Parachutes: The WASPs of WW II
Northeast High School
Clarksville, TN
Whitney Joyner & Polly Kopp Keya Patel & Lily Joiner & Katelyn Mitchell