Category: members

CPABC Vancouver Technology Forum Continues Bursary Support

The CPABC Vancouver Technology Forum has made a generous pledge of $5,000 to the CPA Education Foundation of BC (CPAEF) towards bursaries to support CPA students and candidates. For over two decades, the Forum has generously donated its annual Professional

Posted in community, CPAEF, members, news

Research: Are Big 4 Audit Firms Homogenous When it Comes to Audit Pricing?

  CPABC academic member Dr. Karel Hrazdil PhD CPA CGA, professor at SFU|Beedie School of Business and Academic Director of the EMBA Program, has authored a paper, along with Dr. Dan Simunic PhD CPA (Illinois) of UBC|Sauder and Nattavut Suwanyangyuan

Posted in CPAEF, members, news

CPAEF Bursary Deadline – May 15, 2020

The CPA Education Foundation offers bursaries to students in Preparatory Courses and the CPA Professional Education Program (PEP). Students in CPA Preparatory Courses can apply for a bursary if they have completed and passed at least two courses offered by

Posted in community, CPABC, CPAEF, members, students

CPAEF Funds SFU Research on Board Characteristics and a Firm’s Strategy

The CPA Education Foundation (CPAEF) has approved a $10,000 grant to SFU|Beedie School of Business to support research that will look at how board characteristics align with a firm’s chosen strategy in order to achieve competitive advantage and superior performance.

Posted in CPAEF, members, news

Recap: Douglas College 2019 Donor Appreciation Event

Douglas College Foundation hosted a donor appreciation event on October 28, 2019 at their David Lam Campus in Coquitlam BC. Cecilia Piano CPA CGA, a director with the CPABC Burnaby/New Westminster Chapter, represented the profession and had the opportunity to

Posted in community, CPAEF, members, news, students

CPABC Chapters Support High School Students

Two CPABC chapters have donated a total of $4,000 to support the development of new accounting content for high school students and teachers. The CPABC Richmond / N.Delta and CPABC Fraser Valley Chapters have each contributed $2,000 for the development

Posted in CPABC, CPAEF, members, news

Speaker Series Grant awarded to KPU

The CPA Education Foundation of BC (CPAEF) has awarded a Speaker Series grant of $2,500 to Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) to support faculty development. This Speaker Series event is entitled, “Integrating data analytics and information systems into the accounting classroom,”

Posted in CPAEF, members, news

Recap: Douglas College Speaker Series

Douglas College hosted a speaker series event on Data Analytics with a panel discussion on June 6, 2019 at theĀ Anvil Centre campus in New Westminster. This event provided an evening of networking among CPAs, Douglas College faculty and staff; and

Posted in community, CPABC, CPAEF, members, students Tagged with:

CPABC North Shore / Sunshine Coast Chapter Creates award at Capilano University

The CPABC North Shore/Sunshine Coast Chapter intends to create a new scholarship award at Capilano University to support a 3rd or 4th year student in the Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) program who has the desire to enter the CPA

Posted in community, CPAEF, members, news

Fraser Valley Students Receive Awards

The Fraser Valley CPA Association (FVCPAA) has announced that the following three students have received scholarships (co-funded by the CPA Education Foundation): Kwantlen Polytechnic University – Dilsharn Kaur Mokha Trinity Western University – Tara Stockton University of the Fraser Valley

Posted in community, members, news