The CPABC Prince George Chapter has donated $2,000 to fund a new annual $1,000 scholarship at the University of Northern British Columbia (UNBC) through to 2019/20.
The chapter, along with three other CPABC chapters, have donated a cumulative total of $10,300 to fund awards at these post-secondary institutions:
- CPABC Kamloops / Cariboo Chapter donated $1,000 to fund an existing scholarship at Thompson Rivers University through to 2019/20;
- CPABC Okanagan Chapter donated $6,300 to continue funding existing awards at two local post secondary institutions. There are two $1,500 awards at Okanagan College and two $2,000 awards at UBC|Okanagan for 2018/19; and
- CPABC Richmond/S.Delta Chapter donated $2,000 to fund a new $1,000 scholarship at Kwantlen Polytechnic University.
All of these awards are adjudicated by the faculty of the respective business school. Recipients must demonstrate scholastic achievement, demonstrate community service or leadership, and have the intent to enter the Chartered Professional Accountant program.
Thank you to chapter members for supporting local accounting students.