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CPA Manitoba Foundation Awards

The CPA Manitoba Foundation is proud announce the first annual Foundation Awards.

The CPA Manitoba Foundation Awards honour organizations and individuals who have promoted and supported the Foundation's mission in significant ways. These contributions can be financial, non-financial or both. 

Do you know an individual or organization deserving of recognition?

Nominate an organization for a Builder Recognition Award.
Nominate an individual for a Impact Award

Nominations close on August 31, 2018 and are reviewed by the Fund Development Committee. Awards will be presented at the CPA Manitoba Foundation recognition event on October 25, 2018.

Review the Terms of Reference for the Builder Recognition Awards and Impact Awards online. 

If you have any questions, please contact Donovan Henzel, CPA, CMA, Executive Director, CPA Manitoba Foundation.

2018 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 3, 2018 CPA Convocation.

The Great-West Life Leadership Award
Janessa Walger
Troy Woods, CPA

Larry H. Frostiak, FCPA, FCA Scholarship Recipient 
Dennis Goossen

Lorraine Taraska, FCPA, FCA Scholorship Recipient 
Dennis Goossen

William G. Eamer, FCPA, FCA Public Accounting Award
Katherine Kulczycki
Carolyn Shead

James W. Clarke, FCPA, FCA Award

David Martens, CPA, CGA      

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. 

Now accepting 2018 High School Scholarships Applications

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 2018, 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

Brian Gilchrist, CPA, CMA

Krystina Balcaen, CPA, CA 
Vice Chair

Richard Pelda, CPA, CGA


Kevin Antonyshyn, CPA, CGA 

Derek Boutang, CPA, CMA

Angela Chambers, FCPA, FCMA

Larry Frostiak, FCPA, FCA

Graeme Hay, CPA, CMA

Ryan Palmer, CPA, CA

George Prosk, CPA, CMA

Stephen Rosenfield, FCPA, FCGA

Todd Scaletta, FCPA, FCMA (ex-officio)

Dan Torbiak, CPA, CA

Public Representative

Graham Thomson

Past Chair

Avrom Charach, FCPA, FCGA 

CPA Manitoba Foundation Annual Reports

We are proud to share our story and achievements.
2017 Annual Report and Financial Statements 
2016 Annual Report and Financial Statements

Make a Difference

If you would like to make a donation to support the CPA Manitoba Foundation, click the button below.

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Corporate Donation

Leaving a Legacy

Are you planning to make a lasting and meaningful impact on the CPA Manitoba Foundation through a Bequest in your Will? Please let us know through a Bequest Statement of Intent.

Annual Report


We are proud to share our story and achievements.

2018 Annual Report

2018 Audited Financial Statements

CPA Manitoba Foundation
Sponsorship Opportunities


The CPA Manitoba Foundation proudly offers a variety of prestigious and well-attended events that provide forums for networking, learning, and recognition within the profession. Through partnerships in our events, your organization will connect with business leaders, distinguish its brand, and support the future of the accounting profession. 

View the 2018 CPA Manitoba Foundation Sponsorship Package

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