The deadline for submitting design proposal for the new Minneosta flag and seal the deadline is approaching.
Proposals must be submitted to the State Emblems Redesign Commission by 11:59 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 30. The mailing address as well as additional information can be found at mnhs.org/serc.
Those participating must be 18 years of age or older or have their proposals entered by a parent or legal guardian. Up to three designs each for the flag and seal can be submitted per eligible participant
The State Emblems Redesign Commission was established during the 2023 Legislature to bring forth a new design for the Minnesota state flag and state seal no later than Jan. 1, 2024.
Previous submissions for state emblems initiatives should be entere through the official website. A total of five submissions each for the flag and seal will be chosen by the comission. The commission will then select one design (or modified version) to be used as a basis for each.
The Minnesota Historical Society is providing administrative support for the commission.
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