Pioneer Natural Resources USA, Inc. has provided a gift to support initiatives in Texas A&M University’s College of Engineering and Mays Business School.

The company is funding scholarships and fellowships in the engineering technology and industrial distribution, mechanical engineering and petroleum engineering departments in the College of Engineering, in addition to contributions to fund a faculty award in petroleum engineering and to the student activities fund in engineering technology and industrial distribution. Pioneer’s gift to the Mays Business School will benefit the supply chain consortium and the Center for the Management of Information.

Pioneer Natural Resources Company was formed through the 1997 merger of Parker & Parsley Petroleum Company and MESA, Inc. Built on the strategy of acquiring and exploiting proved properties, these companies had established significant operated interests in quality long-lived fields.

Pioneer has been a longtime supporter of Texas A&M.