Volunteer are the bedrock of our organization. That's why each year we recognize exceptional service to the Society with five awards:

  • Silver Award - honours a Society member for their long-term service and whose dedication is evident by a significant contribution.

  • Gold Award - recognizes a dedicated Society member who has rendered distinguished voluntary service and promotion of the Calgary Horticultural Society and horticulture over a minimum of ten years.

  • Award of Merit - presented to an individual for their distinguished voluntary service to horticulture in Alberta.


  • Life Membership Award - presented to a member who has dedicated a minimum of ten years of  outstanding volunteer commitment to the Society.  This includes significant contributions to the Calgary Horticultural Society, education in horticulture and community involvement.     


  • Honorary Membership - presented to a representative of an organization which supports the Society and its mission in a significant manner.

To nominate someone for an award, click here to download the Nomination Form and send to the office.

Questions? Contact us at 403.287.3469 or E-mail us.