Celebration of Scholarships
Philip R. Wiser Engineering Scholarship

Scholarship History

Philip R. Wiser (B.S. '90 Electrical Engineering) is the Chief Technology Officer at Hearst Corporation. He is an industry leading digital media and technology executive. Mr. Wider was a key pioneer in the creation of the online digital music industry and the emerging over-the-top TV market as a technologist and entrepreneur. He spearheaded the creation and growth of billion-dollar digital media businesses at Sony as a corporate technology executive. He is an angel investor, advisor and board member with multiple emerging and established digital media and technology companies. Mr. Wiser is establishing this scholarship fund because - as a former transfer student from what is now Community College of Baltimore Count - Essex Campus - he recognizes the importance of supporting this traditionally underserved population.

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