About the National History Bowl

The National History Bowl is a buzzer-based history quiz competition for teams of students throughout the USA. More information about the National History Bee, including participation in the 2021-2022 academic year, can be found at historybowl.com/events/history-bowl.

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National History Bowl


All times listed are Eastern Time



Time Event
Saturday, 4/22
8:00 am – 11:00 am
History Bowl Rounds 1-5
Saturday, 4/22
1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
History Bowl Rounds 6-10
Saturday, 4/22
6:30 pm – 8:45 pm
Playoff Announcements and Playoff Rounds 11-13
Sunday, 4/23
12:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Playoff Draft and Playoff Rounds 14-16

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Download the PDF below for a complete set of the rules for the 2022 National Championships of the National History Bowl.

Rules (PDF Format)

Playoff Advancement & Structure

Click below to access the 2022 National History Bowl Playoff Structures for each division.

Playoff Structure

2021 Champions

Varsity Champion – Hunter College High School, New York, NY
JV Champion – Wakeland High School, Frisco, TX
Varsity Results
JV Results

2020 Champions

Varsity Champion – Adlai Stevenson HS, Lincolnshire, IL
JV Champion – Team MB A, Silver Spring, MD
More Results