Author: David Chiang

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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PD Pass for Academic Members

The CPAEF will continue to fund the PD Pass for Academic Members.  This program was launched eight years ago and provides CPABC members in academia with two complimentary days of professional development offered through CPABC’s PD department – with over

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Six SFU Students Receive CPAEF Awards

Simon Fraser University has announced the 2016/17 award recipients for the following CPAEF Awards: CPABC Award in Accounting ($2000) for the top student in BUS478 Strategic Management and BUS424 Managerial Accounting II – Neha Noor and Elaine Lei; CPABC Business

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UNBC Announces CPAEF Awards

The University of Northern BC has announced winners of the CPAEF Awards and the Chan Foucher Lefebvre Nelson Izgerean Naphtali Scholarship. The Chan Foucher Lefebvre Nelson Izgerean Naphtali Scholarship  is matched by the CPA Education Foundation under the CPAEF matching

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Eight BCIT Students Receive CPAEF Awards

The 2017 BCIT Graduating Awards Ceremony was held on June 23, 2017 in the Great Hall of the BCIT Burnaby Campus.  The event was an opportunity to recognize students for their achievement and also to thank donors for their generous commitment to supporting student success. 

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SFU Executive MBA: CPAEF Pilot Funding for Indigenous Case Study

The CPAEF has approved pilot funding for the development of teaching materials focusing on aboriginal business issues in the BC context.  This initial funding of $6,000 will be used to develop a new case study drawn from BC First Nations

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