TheAP Scholar Awards recognize high school students who havedemonstrated exemplary college-level achievement on AP Exams. Aroster of award recipients is provided online to their secondaryschools and districts. Additionally, students are able to print acopy of their award certificate(s) online, and the awards arereflected on all score reports sent to colleges after awards areconferred.TheAP Scholar Awards are academic distinctions for students to citeamong their credentials on applications and résumés. Students donot receive any monetary award from the College Board.
二、AP顶点成就奖（AP Capstone）AP顶点成就奖（APCapstone）是美国大学委员会设立的为期两年的试点计划，包括两门新课程：APSeminar，APResearch。 完成APCapstone 课程并在至少四门AP科目考试中拿到3分及以上成绩的学生可以获得APCapstone 证书。
AP Capstone is a new2-year high school pilot program developed by the College Board,which consists of two new courses: the AP Seminar and AP Research.Students who successfully complete the program and obtain scores of 3or higher on at least four other AP exams receive either an AP Capstone Diploma or an AP Capstone Certificate.