Federal-Mogul awards ‘Garage Gurus’ scholarships

Federal-Mogul Motorparts is helping 12 students enrolled in automotive technology programs achieve their goal of becoming a “top technician” through a total of $30,000 in scholarships awarded in conjunction with the launch of the company’s innovative Garage Gurus(TM) technical education network.

A division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation, Motorparts today announced the winners of $2,500 scholarships for the 2015-2016 academic year: Austin Cadman, Colorado Springs, Colo., New Mexico Junior College; Scott Cleaver, Council Bluffs, Iowa, Iowa Western Community College; Bridget Clifford, California, Mo., University of Northwestern Ohio; Jessica Fluhr, East Bardstown, Ky., Elizabethtown Comm. and Tech. College; Aidan Hicks, Eden Prairie, Minn., Dunwoody College of Technology; Summer Miller, Decatur, Texas, Brookhaven College; Daniel Mojica, Kissimmee, Fla., Universal Technical Institute; Alexander Morais, Danbury, Conn., Universal Technical Institute; Robert Morantes, South Lyon, Mich., Henry Ford College; Christopher Polcar, Olmsted Falls, Ohio, University of Northwestern Ohio; Billy Tipton, Green Mountain, N.C., Asheville-Buncombe Tech. Comm. College; and Thomas Wee, Pittsburgh, Pa., Rosedale Technical College.

Garage Gurus is a first-of-its-kind technical education network established to help professional technicians keep pace with the latest vehicle technologies. State-of-the-art Garage Gurus training centers have opened in seven major U.S. markets offering combined reach of more than 67,000 vehicle repair businesses. The network provides onsite, online and on-demand training developed and led by ASE-certified gurus, and operates a fleet of “Gurus-On-The-Go” product technology vans that visit thousands of automotive service locations.

To learn more about the Federal-Mogul Motorparts scholarship program and Garage Gurus technical education network visit www.FMgaragegurus.com.