2019 Montgomery County History Day Winners


Congratulations to all participants in the 20th Annual Montgomery County History Day held on March 2, 2019, under the theme “Triumph and Tragedy”!  A full list of contest winners can be found at the official NHD website for Montgomery County Public Schools. 



The following special awards are monetary prizes provided annually by Montgomery History and generous donors within the Montgomery County community:


African American Heritage (Sponsored by Heritage Montgomery)

First Place (tie)

The Underground RailRoad: A Slave’s Path to Freedom Through Sandy Spring and Beyond  (Senior Group Documentary)

Dylan Moore, Joelle Moore, Bullis School


Strange Fruit  (Senior Individual Documentary)

Caleb Robinson, Bullis School


Second Place

Expression From Oppression: The Role of the Great Migration in the Development of Harlem Renaissance Art (Senior Group Website)

Hannah Kim, Imaan Shanavas, Poolesville High School


Citizenship Participation (Sponsored by League of Women Voters of Montgomery County, Inc.)

Freedom Summer Murders

Austin Brown, Bullis School