Happy Holidays from NHBB! Don’t Forget About the Free Sign Up for the Middle & Elementary School National History Bee through mid-January!

The Belen Jesuit A team (Miami, FL) won our 2018 Varsity South Florida History Bowl held on Nov. 17 at Archimedean Upper Conservatory International Academic Competitions has been busy organizing National History Bee and Bowl tournaments throughout the USA this fall! Through the Thanksgiving weekend, we have run 13 tournaments from Hawaii to Massachusetts, and Florida to Washington state. Results for the History Bee and History Bowl are [...]

2019-03-01T18:08:38-05:00November 24th, 2018|

Welcome to the 2018-2019 Competition Season of The National History Bee and Bowl!

With the beginning of the 2018-2019 season, we're introducing a new NHBB logo too! International Academic Competitions is delighted to present the ninth year of The National History Bee and Bowl! Last year, we had a record number of 103 state and regional history quiz tournaments for our Varsity and Junior Varsity Divisions, culminating in our annual National Championships in late April in Arlington, VA. This year, [...]

2018-09-14T15:58:28-04:00September 14th, 2018|

International Academic Competitions to Reassume Full Control of Middle School and Elementary Divisions for 2018-2019

We are excited to announce that International Academic Competitions (i.e. the parent umbrella organization that includes the National History Bee and Bowl) will be back in charge of administering the Elementary School and Middle School Divisions of the National History Bee and the National History Bowl. International Academic Competitions will also be the exclusive administrator of the U.S. Academic Bee & Bowl and the US Geography Olympiad and International [...]

2018-08-30T19:54:51-04:00July 7th, 2018|

2018 Nationals Concludes: Thomas Jefferson (VA) in Varsity & Adlai Stevenson (IL) in JV win National History Bowl Titles! Alex Schmidt (PA) and Govind Prabhakar (IL) win National History Bee!

The National History Bee and Bowl held its 2018 National Championships on April 27-29 at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, VA and Washington, DC with the nation's top history students contesting our annual National titles. After three days of buzzer-based quiz competition, the 2018 National Champions emerged as follows: National History Bowl – 144 Varsity teams, 108 Junior Varsity teams Varsity: Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and [...]

2018-05-19T05:51:22-04:00May 9th, 2018|

Nationals Update: Finals to be Livestreamed beginning at 1:15pm! Fred Zhang (VA) and Govind Prabhakar (IL) win US History Bee titles! Bee and Bowl rounds set to conclude this afternoon!

In the next 6 hours, the Varsity and JV National Champions of the National History Bee and Bowl for 2018 will be crowned! Follow along at ! We'll also be livestreaming the Varsity and Junior Varsity History Bowl finals and Varsity Bee finals through a link on our Facebook page if you want to see it happen, beginning at 1:15pm! Thomas Jefferson (VA) and Adlai Stevenson (IL) hold the [...]

2018-04-29T12:20:38-04:00April 29th, 2018|

Welcome to the 2018 National History Bee and Bowl Varsity & JV National Championships!

International Academic Competitions is pleased to welcome over 1000 students from throughout the USA to its 2018 National Championships at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, VA! We are looking forward to an amazing weekend of competition with the nation's top social studies students contesting the US History Bee, US Geography Olympiad, International Geography Bee, National Sports and Entertainment History Bee, National History Bee, and National History Bowl. For [...]

2018-04-26T20:37:16-04:00April 26th, 2018|

Nationals Approaches! Seeds Now Posted for History Bowl. General Emails #1 and #2 Available Here.

The National History Bee and Bowl, US History Bee, US Geography Olympiad, and International Geography Bee US Varsity and JV National Championships are just a few days away! Seeds (aka Madden Ranks) have now been posted on the Teams Coming to Nationals Page. The full draws for all events will be posted by late Wednesday. General Email # 1 - 2018 Nationals - Sent Tuesday, April 17 at 10:00pm [...]

2018-04-23T01:58:56-04:00April 23rd, 2018|

Deadlines for 2018 National Championships Registrations Are Approaching! April 7 for History Bowl, April 14 for Individual Events

The 2018 National Championships of the National History Bee and Bowl are fast approaching on April 27-29 in Washington, DC and Arlington, VA! We have over 200 teams currently signed up and are expecting 240-275 in total. Registration closes on April 7 at 11:59pm EDT for the National History Bowl and on April 14 at 11:59pm EDT for all individual events - sign up using the link here! Please [...]

2018-04-02T16:31:18-04:00April 2nd, 2018|

High Season for Regional and State NHBB Tournaments is Here! Nationals, Intl. History Olympiad & Intl. Geography Bee World Championships Approaching!

Fort Collins High School's Varsity A Team - champions of the Colorado History Bowl on February, 17, 2018 held at their school. The National History Bee and Bowl's 8th season is in full swing with dozens of state and regional tournaments being held across the country from now through early April! NHBB thanks the thousands of coaches, parents, volunteers, tournament staff, and of course, participating students for [...]

2018-02-22T04:07:30-05:00February 22nd, 2018|

Registration Now Open for 2018 NHBB / USGO / IGB Nationals, 2018 Intl. History Olympiad, & 2018 Intl. Geography Bee World Championships!

International Academic Competitions is delighted to announce the opening of registrations for the 2018 Varsity & JV National History Bee and Bowl, US Geography Olympiad, and Intl. Geography Bee National Championships - as well as for the 2018 International History Olympiad and the 2018 International Geography Bee World Championships! Please see below for further details on each event: 2018 National History Bee & Bowl (incl. US History Bee), US [...]

2017-11-26T07:12:11-05:00November 26th, 2017|