Pages related to: American Women Quarters

Coin Programs in the Circulating Collectible Coin Redesign Act

May 16, 2024 - The Circulating Collectible Coin Redesign Act of 2020 (CCCRA; Public Law 116-330) authorizes the United States Mint to produce new designs on select circulating coins from 2022 through 2030. Three new programs celebrating the accomplishments of prominent women, remarkable events...

Media Kit

April 22, 2024 - The U.S. Mint provides background material to the press and those writing stories about the American Women Quarters™ (AWQ) Program. This includes resources such as high-resolution coin images, fact sheets, press releases, videos, social media hashtags, and contact information. Each...

Maria Tallchief Quarter

November 17, 2022 - The Maria Tallchief Quarter is the 10th coin in the American Women Quarters™ Program. Maria Tallchief is widely considered the first American prima ballerina. She broke barriers as a Native American ballet dancer, exhibiting strength and resilience both on and...

Jovita Idar Quarter

August 29, 2023 - The Jovita Idar Quarter is the ninth coin in the American Women Quarters™ Program. Jovita Idar was a Mexican-American journalist, activist, teacher, and suffragist. She devoted her life to fighting against separatist ideologies and sought to create a better future...

Eleanor Roosevelt Quarter

March 6, 2023 - The Eleanor Roosevelt Quarter is the eighth coin in the American Women Quarters™ Program. Eleanor Roosevelt was a first lady, author, civil liberties advocate, and Chairperson of the United Nations Human Rights Commission. She was instrumental in the passage of...

Edith Kanakaʻole Quarter

March 6, 2023 - The Edith Kanakaʻole Quarter is the seventh coin in the American Women Quarters™ Program. Edith Kanakaʻole was an indigenous Hawaiian composer, chanter, kumu hula, and a custodian of native culture, traditions, and the natural land. Her moʻolelo, or stories, served...

Bessie Coleman Quarter

October 18, 2022 - The Bessie Coleman Quarter is the sixth coin in the American Women Quarters™ Program. Bessie Coleman was the first African American and first Native American woman pilot. She was also the first African American to earn an international pilot’s license....

2022 American Women Quarters Ornaments™ On Sale August 26

August 19, 2022 - WASHINGTON – The United States Mint (Mint) 2022 American Women Quarters Ornaments™ will be available for purchase beginning on August 26 at noon EDT. Priced at $30.95, available ornaments include: 2022 American Women Quarters Ornament™ – Maya Angelou (product code...