University of California, Riverside

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Marius DeBrabant Fund

Marius DeBrabant Fund




Graduate or Undergraduate Student Support

History and Purpose:

This fund, Marius DeBrabant Fund also known as the Chancellor's Performance Award was established in July of 1967 with a gift of $77,678.63 from the Estate of Marius DeBrabant to the Regents of the University of California. Marius deBrabant was a prominent official with various rail and shipping companies around the US. He was the Vice President of the Los Angeles-Pacific Navigation Company in the 1920s and lived in the Southwest. Mr. De Brabant was a noteworthy figure in the early 20th century in California History. His sister, Rachel DeBrabent, a once resident of Riverside was instrumental in persuading her brother to give the the scholarship to the University of California, Riverside.

Selection and Guidelines:

Income to be used to fund scholarships in the Fine Arts. Please contact Susan Komura, Financial and Administer Officer if you are an Art major or Reasey Heang, Financial and Administer Officer if you are a Dance, Music or Theatre major.

 Request for Information:

Reasey Heang
Financial and Administrative Officer

Susan Komura
Financial and Administrative Officer

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

Office of Development
1955 Chicago Avenue, Ste. 200, Riverside, CA 92507

Roberta Albert
Assistant Director for Stewardship and Donor Relations
Tel: (951) 827-5247

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