CPA Manitoba Foundation

Latest Foundation News

2017 CPA Convocation Award Winners

On behalf of the CPA Manitoba Foundation, we extend our congratulations to the following award winners who were formally recognized at the February 4, 2017 CPA Convocation.

CPA Manitoba Foundation Honour Roll Award
Kimberly Dufaj
Julie Labossière

James W. Clarke, FCPA, FCA Award
Foster Lyle, CPA
Madison Loustel Halford

The Great-West Life Leadership Award
Kimberly Streuber, CPA

William G. Eamer, FCPA, FCA Public Accounting Award
Chad Reimer
Alannah Walker                                           

CPA Manitoba Foundation Bursaries

The CPA Manitoba Foundation is pleased to offer bursaries to CPA Professional Education Program (PEP) candidates and CPA preparatory students seeking admission to the CPA PEP.

To be eligible, candidates and students must be registered with the CPA Western School of Business (CPAWSB) for at least four months prior to the application date and be in good standing. Candidates and students must also have demonstrated satisfactory performance in post-secondary studies and CPA certification program modules. Bursaries are given out in tuition credits that expire on March 31, 2018. Preference will be given to candidates/students who demonstrate financial need.

Applications are now closed. 

2017 High School Scholarships Announced


The CPA Manitoba Foundation is pleased to be awarding the Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA) High School Scholarships to graduating high school students in Manitoba. Up to thirteen scholarships in the amount of $1,000 each will be awarded in June 2017, including up to six awards specifically for students from rural Manitoba.

Applications are now closed.

About the CPA Manitoba Foundation

The CPA Manitoba Foundation began operating July 1, 2015. It has been established to support education within the business and accounting profession and enhance the delivery of academic excellence. 


To grow the impact of the financial legacy for business and accounting education through inspired and engaged donors.


The CPA Manitoba Foundation supports and funds the pursuit of quality business and accounting education.


Demonstrate excellence by ensuring everything the Foundation does is of the highest quality.

Promote innovation by adapting to the ever changing needs of our stakeholders.

Act with integrity by committing to ethical behaviour, professional conduct and fairness.

Foster respect by developing positive relationships with all of our stakeholders.

Exemplify transparency by being open and accountable in all our actions and communications.

CPA Manitoba Foundation Board Members

Avrom Charach, FCPA, FCGA 

Brian Gilchrist, CPA, CMA
Vice Chair

Krystina Balcaen, CPA, CA 


Angela Chambers, FCPA, FCMA
Bill Cessford, FCPA, FCMA

Dan Torbiak, CPA, CA

Kevin Antonyshyn, CPA, CGA

Larry Frostiak, FCPA, FCA

Rhonda Hogg, CPA, CGA

Richard Pelda, CPA, CGA

Stephen Rosenfield, FCPA, FCGA

Todd Scaletta, FCPA, FCMA

Public Representative

Graham Thomson

Past Chair

Susan Hagemeister, CPA, CA 

CPA Manitoba Foundation Annual Report

We are proud to share our story and achievements. To view the 2016 Annual Report and Financial Statements, click here

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Leaving a Legacy

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Annual Report


We are proud to share our story and achievements. To view the 2016 Annual Report and Financial Statements, click here.

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