Alberta Order of Excellence

The Alberta Order of Excellence (AOE) is the highest honour the Province of Alberta can bestow on a citizen.

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Apply for a position on the Council
Two Council positions are currently available - the Chair and a member to represent the Edmonton region. Apply by October 19.

Eight Albertans will become members of the Alberta Order of Excellence in 2015
Alberta innovators, community leaders to receive province's top honour during an investiture ceremony in Edmonton on Wednesday, October 14, 2015.

Members to be inducted in 2015


Members of the Alberta Order of Excellence careers range from medicine, science, engineering, law, and business to politics, education, agriculture and the arts. The one thing all members have in common is that they have made an outstanding provincial, national, or international impact.

Thank you to CTV Two for the ongoing airing of the AOE member’s video montages across Alberta.


Remarkable Albertans: The Alberta Order of Excellence Legacy Collection
The Alberta Order of Excellence has partnered with Alberta Education to create a legacy of Alberta history. This searchable collection includes montages, video clips, and biographies.

Educational resources
Educational resources were created for use by Alberta teachers and students of grade 4, 6, and 10. All resources are available in both English and French.

Message from Lieutenant Governor Lois Mitchell