CPA Education Foundation

Foundation iconAs a non-profit organization, our mandate is to strengthen the future of the accounting profession in Alberta through partnerships by supporting business education and students, and the incubation of innovative ideas. 


Each year, the Foundation provides up to $1.2 million in support of that mandate.

We do this by bestowing: grants to post-secondary business schools; scholarships and awards to students; financial support for accounting research; and programs to recognize and honour Alberta’s best accounting educators.


Fostering learning excellence for future Alberta CPAs.


The CPA Education Foundation positively impacts accounting education opportunities and those who inspire and develop future Alberta CPAs.

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Foundation News

Brian Hesje


CPA Alberta, Education Foundation, mourn the passing of Brian Hesje FCPA, FCA

December 8, 2021

The CPA Education Foundation and CPA Alberta were saddened to learn of the recent passing of Brian Hesje FCPA, FCA. Over the course of his remarkable career, Brian brought distinction to the profession and what it stands for. His passing is a loss for the profession and the province.

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