Author: David Chiang

CPAEF David Sale FCPA FCGA Memorial Bursary

The CPA Education Foundation, with the concurrence of the Sale family, has created a provincial bursary in memory of Mr. David Sale FCPA FCGA, former board chair of the legacy CGA-BC Association and former board co-chair of the CPABC Joint

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HOLD the DATE: 2019 CPAEF Accounting Educators’ Symposium

Hold the Date! The CPA Education Foundation will be holding its biennial Accounting Educators’ Symposium on May 23 and 24, 2019 in Vancouver.   Over 125 BC accounting academics are expected to attend. The program is expected to include the following

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Complimentary Tax Guide for CPABC Academic Members

The CPA Education Foundation is offering CPABC academic members a complimentary “Personal Tax Planner Guide 2018/19” published by CPA Canada. This useful guide, which can be a quick reference tool in the classroom, provides updates on tax changes during the

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CPAEF Supports Research by Dr. Ray Zhang

The CPA Education Foundation has awarded Dr. Ray Zhang, assistant professor at Simon Fraser University and Finning Research Fellow, a $10,000 grant to be used as seed funding for his research on “Mandatory Corporate Social Responsibility Disclosures.” Dr. Zhang’s research

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Speaker Series: SFU Beedie School of Business Awarded $5,000 Grant

The CPA Education Foundation has awarded a $5,000 Speaker Series grant to Simon Fraser University – Beedie School of Business to support faculty development. The following three prominent academics have delivered presentations about their research: Dr. Brian Miller from the

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CPAEF Awards Bursaries to CPA Students/Candidates

November 2018   The CPA Education Foundation has awarded $11,500 in bursaries to five students in the CPA Professional Education Program (PEP) and students taking preparatory courses.   In the 2018/19 fiscal year, the  CPAEF has awarded a total of

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Selkirk College Awarded Speaker Series Grants

Selkirk College has received two $1,000 Speaker Series grants to support faculty development.  The first event is a hand-on workshop on Cloud Accounting to develop faculty skills using cloud based accounting software (Xero Software) with proposed speaker Alyssa Bryden.  The

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Okanagan College Announces CPAEF Awards

Okanagan College Foundation held their annual Okanagan College Student Awards Night at the Centre for Learning Atrium at the Kelowna Campus on Thursday November 22, 2018. Each year, more than 50 students receive over $50,000 in awards – made possible

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2018 KPU Donor Appreciation Dinner

Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) held their annual Donor Appreciation dinner on November 22, 2018 at the Sheraton Vancouver Guildford Hotel in Surrey. The event was hosted by the KPU Foundation and emceed by Stephanie Howes, KPU Interim Dean of Business.

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CPAEF Supports High School Teachers and Counsellors

The CPA Education Foundation is delighted to support the advancement of accounting education with local high school teachers and guidance counsellors with a special grant to CPABC. CPABC has ramped-up its engagement with high school students as well as their

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