Missouri Conference on History Registration


Please fill out one registration form per person.

The Missouri Conference on History brings together teachers of history and other professional historians to share in the presentation of research, to exchange information on teaching and curriculum, to consider ways to promote interest in history and the welfare of the profession, and to discuss other concerns common to all historians. All persons interested or involved in the teaching of history, historical research, historical preservation, or any other professional application of history are welcome.

For more information about the conference, visit the Missouri Conference on History website


Register online now for the sixty-fourth annual Missouri Conference on History, March 16-18, 2022, which brings together scholars, teachers, and other professional historians. The 2021 conference is hosted by the Missouri State Archives and sponsored by the State Historical Society of Missouri.

  • Early Bird Registration (on or before 2/13/22): $45 ea.
  • Standard Registration (2/14/22 – 2/27/22): $55 ea.
  • Late Registration (2/28/22 or later): $65 ea.
  • Undergraduate/graduate students: $10 discount on registration

All presenters, commentators, and conference participants must register for the conference. Submission of the registration form is a commitment to attend the conference, and reimbursement will not be issued for cancellations. Another member of your organization is welcome in your place if circumstances necessitate. 

If you have questions or need more information, contact the State Historical Society of Missouri at or (573) 882-7083.

Student Financial Assistance Program

The Missouri Conference on History encourages aspiring and young historians to present their work. In 2022 the Missouri Humanities Council is offering a new program of financial assistance to both undergraduate and graduate student presenters. Travel grants will cover the conference registration fee, lodging at the conference hotel, and up to $150 of additional related expenses. More details on this program will be posted at

Please fill out one registration form per person.

Lawrence O. Christensen Article Award

The Lawrence O. Christensen Article Award  is given to the best article on any Missouri-related historical topic published within the preceding year. It was named for Dr. Christensen in 2014. Your contribution to the Lawrence O. Christensen Article Award will honor his memory and support the ongoing study of Missouri's past through annual recognition of outstanding scholarship.