Awards & Scholarships


Visit the Alberta Government Education Funding site to learn about bursaries, scholarships, loans and grants available to help fund your post-secondary education goals.

Alexander Rutherford High School Achievement Scholarship

Named in honour of Alexander Rutherford, Alberta’s first Premier and Minister of Education, the Alexander Rutherford Scholarship recognizes and rewards exceptional academic achievement at the senior high school level and encourages students to pursue postsecondary studies.

Graduation Awards

Available to Graduating Students:

Award Name

Award Type

Recipient Prize

Academic Awards Academic Honours - Certificates
Art Award Fine Arts Gift
Border Paving Award Academic, Engineering $1000
Branch 256 Stony Plain Royal Canadian Legion Bursary Leadership $500
Career and Technology Studies Awards CTS Award $100
Choral Music 30 Fine Arts $500
Constituency of Lac Ste. Anne-Parkland Award for Leadership in Business Business,
Constituency of Spruce Grove-Stony Plain Award for Leadership in Social Action Leadership Gift
Decker Award Academic, Leadership $500
Drama 30 Award Fine Arts Gift
Dr. Dekterov Health Care Professionals Award Health-Related 
Elizabeth Spychka Citizenship Scholarship Citizenship $500
French 30 Award Second Languages Gift
Gardner Family Citizenship Award Citizenship $500
German 30 Award Second Languages Gift
German Consulate Book Awards Second Languages Gift
Governor General's Award Academic Medal
Green and Gold Athletic Scholarships Athletics $1000 each 
(awarded to one male and one female)
Hawkings Tinney LLP Commerce Award Commerce 
Instrumental Music 30 Fine Arts $500
Japanese 30 Award Second Languages Gift
Laverne & Jack Lewis Award Agricultural 
LW Kruger Award Athletic Gift
MCHS Academic Support Program Achievement Award Academic & Personal Growth $100
MCHS Multilingual Award Second Languages Gift
Meridian Masonic Lodge Bursary Leadership, Citizenship $1000
Merit Contractor Construction Award CTS Award $300
Parker Tobin Memorial Award Academic, Sportsmanship $500
Parkland FSL Award French $100
Parkland School Division Citizenship Scholarships Citizenship $500 each (10 awards)
Premier's Citizenship Award Citizenship Plaque
Ron Steele Rotary Award Leadership $500
Rotary of Parkland After Dark Scholarship Leadership $1300
Schulich Leader Nominee Academic,
Shiloh Chiropractic Clinic Sports Medicine Award Sports Medicine $500
Stony Plain Lions Award for Improvement Personal Growth $500
Tirecraft Mechanics Award CTS Award $300
Town of Shikaoi Award Second Languages
Town of Stony Plain Mayor & Council Award Academic $500
Torch Scholastic Achievement Award Academic Certificate


Details about upcoming awards ceremonies will be posted here when available.