Every year, Edmonton Public Schools honours the exceptional performance and accomplishments of District students. Students have the opportunity to be considered for school, District and provincial awards, as well as community sponsored awards and scholarships.
For complete listings of opportunities, criteria, application information and deadlines, please visit the award sections below.
Edmonton Public Schools offers several awards that recognize the achievements of Grade 12 students. The District's highest award, the Michael A. Strembitsky Award of Excellence, recognizes students for their academic, leadership and social justice endeavours. Learn more about the 2018 recipients.
Members of the community support our students in a variety of ways, including sponsoring awards that recognize learning and achievement.
Find a complete list of community-sponsored awards and scholarships, application requirements and deadlines.
Many District schools offer school-specific awards to recognize outstanding student accomplishments, contributions and achievements. These awards recognize excellence in academics, the arts, athletics, citizenship, leadership and service. Contact your teacher or school counsellor for more information about the awards offered at your school and how to apply.
Alberta Education offers scholarships to high school students, including the Alexander Rutherford Scholarship of up to $2,500 towards their post-secondary education. Learn more about provincial scholarships and how to apply.