RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – The Global Automotive Aftermarket Symposium Scholarship Fund announced today that Maureen Moscoso of Pacifica, Calif. is the recipient of the $2,500 MPS® International Aftermarket Scholarship from Multi Parts Supply (MPS®), a co-manufacturer auto parts supplier to some of the best-known global aftermarket brands.
Moscoso is pursuing an associates of science in automotive technology at Skyline College and plans to continue her education to major in Mechanical Engineering. She also has been active in the automotive clubs at Skyline College, including holding the position of vice president in Heart Wrenchers, an organization for women in the school’s technology program dedicated to education and community service.
Moscoso is also the creator and manager of the Low Income Project Services (LIPS), a community program that provides low-income families in homeless shelters with no-cost automotive repairs and allows Skyline automotive technology students to receive hands on experience.
“This is our second year collaborating with the GAAS scholarship fund, and again we were pleased at the outstanding quality of the 2012 applicants. In choosing Maureen, we are certain that we have selected a student with the potential to contribute so much to the future of the automotive aftermarket,” said Ira Davis, vice president, supply chain management and marketing, MPS®.
“We are very proud to have Multi Parts Supply as another collaborating organization. Their contribution further enhances the value offered by the GAAS scholarship program to students interested in automotive aftermarket careers,” said Pete Kornafel, chairman of the GAAS Scholarship Selection Committee.
About Multi Parts Supply® (“MPS®”)
Multi Parts Supply® (“MPS”) develops and manufactures aftermarket auto parts for full line manufacturers and their leading global brands. Headquartered in Jupiter, Florida, MPS has manufacturing, testing laboratories, logistics, quality control and customer support facilities in Florida, New York, Europe, and China.
Founded in 1988, MPS identifies market opportunity, devotes the necessary engineering and manufacturing assets to develop the opportunity and expeditiously fulfills the opportunity with proven operational execution.
Opportunity. The Sum of Our Parts.