Help us recognize and honor Idaho women who have helped shape Idaho’s past, present, and future. Identify one of your heroines to receive an “EMMA” Award to be presented at the Idaho Women 100 celebrations in 2020.
Emma Edwards Green was an American painter and designer who designed the State Seal of Idaho, used on the Flag of Idaho. She was the only woman to have designed a state seal in the United States. She fell in love with Boise, after what was supposed to be a short visit on her way home from art school, and decided to make Idaho her beloved home. She taught art classes for pioneers and became a strong woman in the community. Learn more about her life and creative process here.
You can recognize and celebrate women in Idaho’s history, past and present, who helped shape the unique culture we enjoy today by filling out the application below.
Visit our shop to purchase our commemorative medallion honoring Emma's legacy.