Category: CPAEF

CPAEF Supports Ch’nook Fall Gathering

The CPAEF was delighted to attend the 2018-19 Ch’nook Scholars Fall Gathering Opening Reception on Friday November 2, 2018. The event was hosted by TD Bank, a key sponsor and donor of the program, on the 29th floor of TD

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Okanagan College Announces 2018 CPAEF Award Recipients

Okanagan College has announced the following CPAEF Scholarships have been awarded to six Okanagan College students: CPAEF Matching Award with Crowe MacKay LLP – Zabrina Semchuk John Bayer Memorial / CPAEF Scholarship – Michelle Pepin CPABC Okanagan Chapter Awards –

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2018 PD Pass for Academic Members

The CPAEF generously funds the PD Pass for Academic Members. Under this program, which was launched nine years ago, CPABC members in academia are provided a PD Pass for two complimentary days of professional development offered through CPABC’s PD department –

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VIU: Students Receive 2018 CPAEF Awards

Vancouver Island University has awarded the CPAEF of BC Award to Simon Hunter McLaren and Aletha Gatward. Simon said, “I recognize your generosity in presenting this award .. and intend to put [the scholarship] to good use as I enter

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Leith Wheeler Supports CPAEF

Leith Wheeler Investment Counsel has made a donation to the CPA Education Foundation to support the advancement of accounting education in BC.  The donation was presented by Michael Schaab CPA CA CFA, Leith Wheeler’s vice-president and portfolio manager, to the

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2018 CPAEF Preparatory Student Awards

The CPAEF has announced the 2018 scholarship awards for top students in selected preparatory courses offered by the CPA Western  School of Business for Semester 1, 2 and 3. Each award is valued at $500. For Module 5.1, Intermediate Financial Accounting, the recipients of

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Speaker Series: Trinity Western University Hosts “Brain Guy”

Trinity Western University (TWU) was awarded a CPA Education Foundation Speaker Series grant of $2,500 to support their event on October 15, 2018. This learning and engagement event, “The Leadership Brain,” featured Terry Small (also known as “The Brain Guy”)

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CPAEF Supports Open Access for SFU Research

The CPA Education Foundation has provided a grant to Simon Fraser University to enable the open access of research developed by SFU faculty Dennis Chung PhD CPA CA, Karel Hrazdil PhD CPA CGA, and Jiri Novak of Charles University in

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Olympian Auctions Collectible Beer Jug to Benefit CPAEF

Anne Davis, an attendee at the CPABC Fall Pacific Summit which was held in Victoria BC on September 27 and 28, 2018, was the highest bidder for a collectible beer jug autographed by Olympic Gold Medallist Jon Montgomery. Jon was

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UBC|Sauder Hosts Donor Appreciation

UBC|Sauder hosted a donor appreciation event on September 26, 2018 at The Permanent located in downtown Vancouver. The event was an opportunity to showcase some of the research work being done by UBC|Sauder faculty and to recognize donors for their

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