News & Announcements

The US History Bee is pleased to begin its 5th anniversary competition year throughout the USA! For the 2017-2018 competition season, as in years past, we will once again offer the National Qualifying Exam at all Varsity and JV National History Bee and Bowl tournament sites, as well as by  [ Read More ]

The US History Bee’s National Qualifying Exams from the 2016-2017 competition season, along with their respective answer keys, are now available as practice resources for future years under the Sample Questions & Study Guide link off the About tab on the menu bar. You can also access them by clicking  [ Read More ]

The US History Bee held its 2017 National Championships on Friday, April 21 at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, VA with a record 207 students competing from across the USA (101 Varsity, 106 Junior Varsity). After 6 rounds of preliminary competition and 3 (Varsity) or 2 (JV) playoff rounds,  [ Read More ]

The US History Bee is delighted to welcome a record 225+ competing students to its 2017 National Championships at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, VA on Friday, April 21! Please see room assignments at www.nhbbstats.com – once rounds begin, statistics will be posted in real time here. Remember, there  [ Read More ]

The US History Bee is pleased to announce the official National Median Scores for the 2016-2017 competition season: A set – Varsity 78, JV 35 B set – Varsity 70, JV 46 C set – Varsity 70, JV 51 All students who score at or above these scores qualify for  [ Read More ]

The US History Bee is delighted to announce the start of its fourth year of American history quiz competitions for students across the USA. This year’s US History Bee will function basically identically to the way it did in the 2015-16 school year. 3 different versions of the National Qualifying  [ Read More ]

The United States History Bee held its 3rd annual National Championships on Friday, April 22 at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, VA with approximately 81 Varsity and 97 Junior Varsity students competing. Congratulations to our new national champions: Cole Timmerwilke of Auburn High School in Rockford, IL in the  [ Read More ]

Good luck to the over 175 students at the 2016 US History Bee National Championships! Here are the room assignments and standings, which will be updated in real time as scores come in this morning. Have fun! Varsity: http://ushistorybee.org/ushb/ Junior Varsity: http://ushistorybee.org/ushbjv/

Sign up at http://www.historybowl.com/register/register-for-nationals/ – this is your last and final chance – good luck!

The 2016 US History Bee National Championships is just around the corner on Friday, April 22, and we’ve extended the registration deadline to Wed., April 13 at 11:59pm EDT! All National Qualifying Exams must be taken by then too – if you wish to take an exam still, please email director@historybowl.com as  [ Read More ]