ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIPS – ROBERT J. MANNING SCHOOL OF BUSINESS
Saul and Gertrude Kaplan Trust Fund
Awarded to students in the College of Management. Contact:
Brian Kinney Memorial Scholarship (2002)
This fund was created by PriceWaterhouseCooper to honor its employee Brian Kinney ’95, a passenger on one of the planes that crashed into the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001. Kinney was manager of Global Risk Management Solutions in the company’s Boston office. Scholarships support accounting majors.
College of Management 50th Anniversary Scholarship Endowed Fund (2009)
Created by The College of Management 50th Anniversary Steering Committee, this scholarship provides financial support for students pursuing a degree in Management from UMass Lowell.
Ashwin Mehta Endowed Scholarship Fund (2012)
The Ashwin Mehta Endowed Scholarship will be awarded to students pursuing an undergraduate degree from the Robert J. Manning School of Business. Students must be in good academic standing, maintaining a grade point average of 2.5 or higher. Preference to students enrolled in the Entrepreneurship Program.
Gary and Sally Mucica Management Endowment (1996)
This fund was created by Gary ’71 and Sally Mucica to support students in the College of Management. Gary is a visiting assistant professor in the College of Management and the director of the college’s graduate programs.
Pernick Endowed Scholarship (1999)
Created by David Pernick ’41, president of Monarch Knitting Machinery Corp., this fund supports students in the College of Management.
Saro and Catherine Picciotto Endowed Scholarship Fund (2006)
This fund was created by the Picciotto family to honor their parents, Saro and Catherine Picciotto. Scholarships support accounting majors with financial need. Preference is given to students who are part of the first generation in their family to attend college.
Powers and Sullivan Endowed Fund (2008):
Created by Powers & Sullivan Certified Public Accountants, this fund provides scholarship support for students pursuing degrees in Management at UMass Lowell. Contact: Chair of the Accounting Department
Pulichino/Tong Family Foundation, Inc. Business Endowed Scholarship Fund (2012)
The John Pulichino and Joy Tong Business Endowed Scholarship Fund will be awarded to both in-state and out of state full time students (minimum of 12 credit hours per semester) in the Robert J. Manning School of Business. Students must be in good academic standing, maintaining a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and demonstrate financial need and/or merit.
Rist Families Endowed Scholarship Fund (2011)
This scholarship was created by Brian Rist ’77, President and Owner of Storm Smart Industries Inc., a hurricane protection company based out of Ft. Myers. FL. Scholarships are awarded to undergraduate students in the College of Management.
Professor Bernard and Yana Shapiro Endowed Scholarship Fund (2001)
Created by Professor Emeritus Bernard Shapiro ’56 and his wife Yana, this fund supports undergraduates in the day and evening programs in the College of Management and Department of Mathematics, or degree students in any major in the Division of Continuing Studies and Corporate Education.
United Parcel Service College of Management Scholarship Fund (2005)
Created by United Parcel Service, this fund supports management majors with financial need.