Originally established through a will bequest made by Archie McKillop in 1921 and continued by Barbara and Duncan McKillop, this student award fund recognizes the achievements of the “best academic student” completing grade 11 and entering their final year of high school who has demonstrated community and/or school volunteerism. The awards are available for students in Western Canada and Crescent Heights High Schools.
Archie McKillop; Barbara and Duncan McKillop
Calgary Board of Education: Western Canada and Crescent Heights High Schools
Field of Study
Value / Timing
$2,000 each – Western Canada High School and Crescent Heights High School students
One at each school
Awarded to the student with the highest academic achievement who has demonstrated community and/or school volunteerism, is entering grade 12 and completing the requirements of a high school diploma.
Recommended by Principal or School Student Awards Committee
Application is not required
Selection & Payment
Recipients are selected in June.
Award payments are made directly to the student.
To download a printable PDF of the terms of reference for this award click here.