Awards & Scholarships

CPA Manitoba Foundation supports education within the business and accounting profession and strives to enhance the delivery of academic excellence.

We're pleased to support and present the following award and scholarship opportunities:

Larry H. Frostiak, FCPA, FCA Scholarship ($1,500)

Presented to individuals entering the CPA Professional Education Program (PEP) who demonstrate an entrepreneurial spirit and leadership abilities.

The application deadline has now passed. Please check back in Fall 2021. 

Lorraine Taraska, FCPA, FCA Scholarship ($1,500)

Presented to individuals entering the CPA Professional Education Program (PEP) who demonstrate a passion for involvement in community activities and leadership abilities. 

The application deadline has now passed. Please check back in Fall 2021. 

James W. Clarke, FCPA, FCA Award ($1,000) 

Presented to an Indigenous candidate who has successfully completed the CPA Common Final Examination (CFE). Preference will be given to those who  express interest in Indigenous entrepreneurship or a career within an Indigenous business.

The application deadline has now passed. Please check back in Fall 2021. 

Canada Life Leadership Award ($1,500) 

Presented to a successful CPA Common Final Examination (CFE) candidate who exemplifies leadership in academic, work and community activities. You may self-nominate or nominate another candidate. 

The application deadline has now passed. Please check back in Fall 2021. 

William G. Eamer, FCPA, FCA Public Accounting Award ($1,500)

Presented to two CPA Common Final Examination (CFE) candidates who exemplify overall academic achievement with a focus on Assurance and Taxation. 

CPA Manitoba Foundation CFE Honour Roll Award ($1,500)

Presented to the candidate(s) named to the Common Final Examination (CFE) roll.

Kristin Dawn Hanson, CGA Memorial Award - New!

Presented to an individual with the highest mark in Advanced Financial Reporting (AFR) in the 2020 calendar year. In the event of a tie, the award will be given to the individual with the highest mark in Intermediate Financial Reporting (IF2).

Applications are being accepted until January 29, 2021.

Mossman-Elkow CPA Entrance Scholarship - New!

Presented to an undergraduate accounting graduate of the I.H. Asper School of Business at the University of Manitoba who has entered the CPA program with a minimum 3.5 GPA and has taken the specified financial and accounting courses. 

Applications are being accepted until January 29, 2021.

Red River Mutual Scholarship - New!

Presented to an individual who has successfully completed one of the core CPA preparatory courses in 2020 and has volunteered in their community in a meaningful way. Preference will be given to those who currently reside in a rural community in Manitoba.

Applications are being accepted until January 29, 2021.

 

For guidance in preparing a well-written cover letter, applicants are encouraged to review the CPA Manitoba Foundation's Tips for Application Success.