Vegetation Education for a Healthier, Safer Tomorrow

PVMA's Scholarship, Bursary, and Award Programs

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The PVMA will be awarding one scholarship of $1000.00 each year to an Alberta student who is enrolled in an Alberta Post Secondary Institute with preference given to those enrolled in a vegetation management-related program. In addition to the scholarship, the winner will be invited expenses paid to our Spring Seminar.

Refer to the Student Scholarship Application form for more information and application instructions.


The purpose of the bursary program is to recognize the scholastic achievement of dependents of members and to encourage them to enter an approved university or college course of study leading to a degree or diploma beyond the secondary school level.

For more information, please refer to the Bursary Criteria Form and the Bursary Application Form.


Larry Beaton Memorial Award 

The Larry Beaton Memorial Award is presented to individuals or companies in recognition of outstanding service to the association. More than one award may be presented; however, awards are not necessarily presented each year.

Honorary Membership Award

Honorary memberships are awarded to individuals who have made outstanding contributions to a science or practice related to industrial vegetation management, or to the association.

Past President Award

The executive director/past president  is responsible for obtaining a gavel engraved with the name of the outgoing president. The outgoing past president presents the gavel to the new past president at the Spring General Meeting.


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