Tell Us About Your History Hero or Heroine!

Your history hero or heroine can be from any time or place.
We encourage you to look beyond the leaders who everyone knows and share a story about someone who made a difference through their actions, words, or values.

  • What did this person look like?
  • What important event changed their life?
  • Why is this person important?
  • Why do YOU admire this Hero or Heroine?
  • How can your story make everyone want to know more about him/her?
How To Submit Your Story
  1. Write a story about your hero or heroine (50-200 words, or no more than one handwritten or typed page)
  2. Include sources used for your research
  3. Have someone take a photo of you holding a picture of your history hero/heroine
  4. Submit your story to