RADNOR, Pa., Jan. 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Surgent Accounting & Financial Education, a division of KnowFully Learning Group, today announced the renaming of its university scholarship award to honor late Surgent team member Paul Wiese, who passed away in 2021. The Paul Wiese Bridge Builder Scholarship Award is part of Surgent’s broader grant program, which in 2021 alone awarded over $400,000 in cash scholarships and review courses. The company chose the new name based on Wiese’s deep commitment to supporting students in their career aspirations. Each spring and winter semester, the newly named award provides a cash scholarship of $2,500 – an increase from $1,500 – along with a full review course for the certification of their choice to winning applicants.
Wiese, Surgent’s vice president of strategic partnerships from 2016 until his untimely passing in 2021, was a career-long contributor to accounting and financial education. He oversaw Surgent’s