Category: CPAEF

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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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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