The Canadian Office Products Association awarded three of our members’ children scholarships of $1,000 each for the 2019-2020 academic year. The Scholarship Fund is open to Association members who work for or whose parents/grandparents work for a member company. 

Congratulations to the 2019 COPA Scholarship Fund recipients: 

Alex W Fullerton entered his first year at Queen’s University in General Engineering. He’s expected to graduate in May 2023 with a Bachelor in Applied Science.  Alex’s father, John Fullerton, works at Genuine Supply Source.  




Marta Kanne started her first year at McGill University in the Bachelor of Science Biological, Biomedical and Life Sciences program, with an expectation to graduate in May 2023. Marta’s father, Alan Kanne, works at Beatties Basics.  




Emma King is the daughter of Phil King at Hamster (Novexco). She started her first year at Dalhousie University and will graduate in May 2023 with a Bachelor of Science in Microbiology. 




“We are happy for the opportunity to help our members, in even a small measure, with the cost of post-secondary education in Canada,” commented Sam Moncada. “On behalf of the COPA Board and staff, we wish Alex, Marta, and Emma the very best in their studies and in all their future endeavours.” 

To learn more about the recipients, please visit the scholarship page to read their bios, written in their own words. You can also find out more about the Scholarship Fund and how to contribute to it on this page.