CPAEF Continues Funding for Ch’nook Scholars

The CPAEF has continued its funding of Ch’nook Scholars with its second annual installment of a three year commitment. The Ch’nook Program was established in 2007 to recognize indigenous students studying at certain institutions across BC who demonstrate personal and professional

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Dr. Sandra Chamberlain CPA CMA Named UBC|Sauder CPA Chair of Accounting

Dr. Sandra Chamberlain, CPA CMA PhD, Associate Professor in the Accounting and Information Systems Division, was acknowledged by UBC|Sauder Dean Robert Helsley as the new CPA Chair of Accounting at the November 20, 2017 UBC|Sauder CPA Education Foundation Appreciation Event. Dr. Chamberlain is

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UBC|Sauder Celebrates Accounting Profession

UBC|Sauder School of Business hosted a reception on November 20, 2017 at the Big4 Conference Centre on the top floor of the Henry Angus Building located at the UBC campus. Over 65 invited guests, including the CPA Education Foundation Board,

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CPAEF Bursaries Announced

In November 2017, the CPAEF awarded six students enrolled in CPA Western School of Business’ preparatory courses or the CPA professional education program a total of $13,000 in student bursaries. “These bursaries are awarded based on financial need to support a

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Recap: Speaker Series at Trinity Western University

On October 30, 2017, Trinity Western University (TWU) held their annual Thriving Together in Business event which brought faculty and students together to hear from distinguished alumni. Over 100 people attended this event which was held at TWU’s main campus

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2017 KPU Business School Scholarships & Awards Dinner

Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) School of Business hosted their annual 2017 Scholarships and Awards Dinner on October 25, 2017 at the River Rock Whistler Ballroom in Richmond. The dinner was an opportunity for the CPA Education Foundation (CPAEF) and other

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Celebrating 20 Years of Support for TRU Students

The CPA Education Foundation, and legacy accounting educational foundations, have been long term supporters of Thompson Rivers University (TRU) in Kamloops BC. The CPAEF and the local CPABC Kamloops/Cariboo Chapter currently  provide four annual scholarships to accounting students in the

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TRU & UFV Receive Speaker Series Grants

  Thompson Rivers University (TRU) in Kamloops, jointly with the University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) in Langley, was awarded a Speaker Series Grant of $5,000 by the CPA Education Foundation (CPAEF) to support faculty development. The grant will enable

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Update: UBC|Sauder Social Entrepreneurship Project

The CPA Education Foundation of BC recently funded $10,000 to the UBC|Sauder Social Entrepreneurship Office for the re-purposing of course content aimed at helping first nations entrepreneurs develop business cases. The course update was completed in the summer of 2017

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2017 Preparatory Course Student Awards Announced

The CPAEF has announced the 2017 scholarship awards for five top students in selected preparatory courses offered by the CPA Western  School of Business Semester 2 and 3.  Each award is valued at $500. For Module 5.1, Intermediate Financial Accounting, the recipient of the

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