List of Canadian awards

List of Canadian awards

This is a list of all known awards in Canada, conferred by either members of the Canadian Royal Family, viceroys, governments, or private organizations.

National Awards

Royal awards

* Royal Victorian Chain
* Queen's Gold Medal for Poetry
* Queen Elizabeth II Cup
* Queen's Plate
* Queen's Fellowship; named for the sovereign and awarded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada to an outstanding doctoral fellow entering a programme in Canadian studies
* The Queen Elizabeth II Trust Fund; to assist young Canadians in better understanding each other's language and culture was established during Queen Elizabeth's Silver Jubilee in 1977
* The Duke of Edinburgh's Award
* Duke of Edinburgh's Cup; named for Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh and awarded to the winner of the Duke of Edinburgh's Cup golf tournament [ [ "The Globe and Mail": The Duke of Edinburgh's Award: Investing in Young Canadians; November 18, 2005] ]
* Prince of Wales Prize for Built Heritage; for the conservation and preservation of buildings of historic importance
* Prince of Wales Prize for Municipal Heritage Leadership
* Prince of Wales Stakes
* Prince of Wales Trophy
* Duke and Duchess of York's Prize in Photography
* Prince Andrew Cup; for cross country running
* Connaught Cup; for pistol marksmanship in the Royal Canadian Mounted Police
* Queen's Scout
* Queen's Guide

Viceregal awards


* The Calgary Highlanders
** Clan of the Gallant Canadians


* Canada's Walk of Fame
* Pearson Medal of Peace
* Awards from the Royal Society of Canada

Provincial awards

Royal awards

* Vice-Regal Badge of Service


British Columbia

Viceregal awards

* Vice-Regal and Commissioners Commendation Bar
* Lieutenant Governor's Award for Literary Excellence
* Lieutenant Governor's Award of Excellence in the BC Wine Industry
* Vice Regal Commendation


Royal awards

* Queen Elizabeth II Scholarship; offered at Saint John’s-Ravenscourt School in Winnipeg

New Brunswick

Royal awards

* Queen Elizabeth II Scholarship [ [

Vice-regal awards

* Lieutenant Governor's "Prix" Dialogue Award "du lieutenent-gouverneur"
* Lieutenant-Governor's Award for Excellence in Architecture
* Lieutenant-Governor's Award for Excellence in Public Administration
* Lieutenant-Governor's Prize for the Conservation of Wild Atlantic Salmon
* Lieutenant-Governor's Award for Youth in Action, Youth in Motion [ [ Office of the Lieutenant-Governor: Herménégilde Chiasson Lieutenant-Governor of New Brunswick] ]

Newfoundland and Labrador

Nova Scotia

Viceregal awards

* Vice-Regal and Commissioners Commendation Bar
* Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia Masterworks Arts Award
* Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia's Ready to Write / Prêt à Écrire Award
* Lieutenant Governor's Award for Conservation
* Lieutenant Governor's Award of Excellence in Engineering
* Lieutenant Governor's Award of Excellence in Public Administration
* Lieutenant Governor's Design Awards for Architecture
* Lieutenant Governor's Education Medal
* Lieutenant Governor's Greenwing Award
* Lieutenant Governor's Nova Scotia Talent Trust Award
* Lieutenant Governor's Princess Louise Fusiliers Award for Excellence
* Lieutenant Governor's Teaching Award

Prince Edward Island


Royal awards

* Queen Elizabeth II Scholarship; for Ontario high school graduates
* [ Queen Elizabeth II Aiming for the Top Scholarship]

Viceregal awards

* Vice-Regal and Commissioners Commendation Bar
* The Lieutenant Governor's Awards

Government awards

* Amethyst Award for Outstanding Achievement by Ontario Public Servants
* Community Action Award
* Lincoln M. Alexander Award
* Ontario Volunteer Service Awards
* Outstanding Achievement Awards for Voluntarism in Ontario
* Senior Achievement Award
* Senior of the Year Award
* Trillium Book Award
* Ontario Medal for Young Volunteers


Viceregal awards

* Vice-Regal and Commissioners Commendation Bar

Government awards

* "Prix du Québec"; awarded by the Government of Quebec to individuals for cultural and scientific achievements. Founded in 1977, the government annually awards six awards in the cultural field and five in the scientific field.

Cultural awards
* Prix Albert-Tessier
* Prix Athanase-David
* Prix Denise-Pelletier
* Prix Georges-Émile-Lapalme
* Prix Gérard-Morisset
* Prix Paul-Émile-Borduas

Scientific awards
* Prix Albert-Tessier
* Prix Armand-Frappier
* Prix Léon-Gérin
* Prix Lionel-Boulet
* Prix Marie-Victorin
* Prix Wilder-Penfield


Viceregal awards

* Vice-Regal and Commissioners Commendation Bar
* Canadian Cancer Society, Saskatchewan Division, Lieutenant Governor's Award of Distinction
* Heritage Canada Foundation Lieutenant Governor's Award
* Institute of Public Administration of Canada Lieutenant Governor's Medal
* Lieutenant Governor of Saskatchewan Heritage Architecture Excellence Award
* Lieutenant Governor of Saskatchewan Meritorious Achievement Award
* Lieutenant Governor's Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Arts
* Lieutenant Governor's Award for Outstanding Service to Rural Saskatchewan
* Lieutenant Governor's Awards of Excellence
* Lieutenant Governor's Medal for the Regina Men's Bonspiel
* Lieutenant Governor's Oval Sled Dog Award
* Saskatchewan Lieutenant Governor's Greenwing Conservation Award

ee also

*Orders, decorations, and medals of the Canadian provinces
*Orders, decorations, and medals of Canada


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