Application Deadline: January 31, 2024
One award granted annually to a CPA student who resides and works north of Red Deer (outside the greater Edmonton area), has demonstrated consistent superior academic achievement throughout their university and CPA student careers, including performance in the CPA Western School of Business modules and on the CFE (May or September offering); and has contributed to the quality of life in rural Alberta through community service.
- submit one application letter (maximum 500 words) indicating which award is being sought and how they would be a deserving recipient and demonstrate the characteristics outlined in the award criteria;
- submit proof of successful completion of the CFE; and
- submit at least one (1) letter of support from a current or former employer, mentor, or community leader.
Gordon Rasmussen was a partner of a PricewaterhouseCoopers predecessor firm and founded a successful land development and real estate company. He also served as a director of Canadian Western Bank, the Alberta Teachers’ Pension Fund and Augustana University College. Gordon gave back extensively to the community, serving on the board of such organizations as the Good Samaritan Society and the Tegler Foundation, as well as establishing the Rasmussen Foundation to provide seniors social housing.
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