The National History Bee and Bowl held its 5th annual Varsity & Junior Varsity National Championships on April 24-26, 2015 in Washington, DC and Arlington, VA. With over 1000 students in attendance, representing 246 teams in the National History Bowl (156 Varsity, 90 Junior Varsity), 380 students in the National History Bee (193 Varsity, 187 Junior Varsity), and 194 students in the US History Bee (102 Varsity, 92 Junior Varsity), it was by far our largest competition ever held. Congratulations to our 2015 National Champions!
Varsity National History Bowl – Saratoga High School, Saratoga, CA (MVP to Bruce Lou)
Junior Varsity National History Bowl – Hunter College, New York City, NY (MVP to Luke Tierney)
Varsity Small School National History Bowl – AMSA, Marlborough, MA
Junior Varsity Small School National History Bowl – Hewlett High School, Hewlett, NY
Varsity National History Bee: Bruce Lou, Saratoga High School, Saratoga, CA
Junior Varsity National History Bee: Alex Schmidt, Lehigh Valley Academy, Bethlehem, PA
Varsity US History Bee: Bruce Lou, Saratoga High School, Saratoga, CA
Junior Varsity US History Bee: John Connor, Eastern Washington Homeschool, WA
Thanks to our sponsor Houghton Mifflin Harcourt for their support, and to everyone who came to compete, coach, staff, and help us organize three days of competition for the top history students from around the USA! Further details, videos, and results from our National Championships will be posted to our website over the coming week on an ongoing basis. Thanks for your participation, and we’ll see you in the 2015-16 school year!