MSP Leonard and Bernard Shapiro Scholarship

Leonard and Bernard Shapiro were brothers who managed Familian Corp., a plumbing and heating supplies distributor located in the San Fernando Valley. Under their management, the firm grew to be considered a major company in the late 1980s. The brothers established this scholarship to support students interested in pursing a career in wholesale distribution.

This scholarship is reserved for undergraduate students majoring in Marketing with a preference for students interested in the wholesale distribution industry.

Please note: Any change to your enrollment status resulting in less than full time enrollment for any term within the award year will result in a cancellation of your award.

  • Must have a GPA of at least 3.0
  • Must have a FAFSA or California Dream Act application on file for the upcoming academic year.
  • Undergraduate students must enroll in 12 units or more during each award term – Fall & Spring terms of the upcoming academic year.
  • One letter of recommendation will be submitted on my behalf via the my Matador Scholarship portal.
  • Must upload a copy of your student resume. A student resume is a detailed record of your personal and educational information. It includes the name of your school/college, coursework, projects (if any) undertaken, and awards. The resume may also contain additional information like your extracurricular activities, volunteer experiences, job experiences (if any), hobbies, etc.

Award
Varies
Deadline
06/30/2020
Supplemental Questions
  1. I am an undergraduate student majoring in Marketing.
  2. Why did you select to major in Marketing? Describe your short and long term academic and career goals in the field of Marketing.
  3. What do you consider to be the best advice you ever received? Who gave you that advice and did you follow that advice or not?
  4. [MSP 1] Please request: A letter of recommendation from a teacher, professor, counselor, or community leader - who can attest to your meritorious performance and personal strengths and can assess your potential for academic and career success. The letter should include a signature, title, and contact information. The letter should be addressed to: *Award Selection Committee*.
  5. Please upload: A copy of your student resume/CV. A student resume is a detailed record of your personal and educational information. It includes the name of your school/college, coursework, projects (if any) undertaken, and awards. The resume may also contain additional information like your extracurricular activities, volunteer experiences, job experiences (if any), hobbies, etc.