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WPS Charitable Foundation awards 2020 scholarships


The WPS Charitable Foundation announces the recipients of the Ray Koenig Memorial Scholarship for 2020. The following 27 students will receive a one-year scholarship valued at $1,250 each. The recipients were drawn at random from the pool of qualified applicants.

The WPS Charitable Foundation (formerly the Ray Koenig Charitable Foundation) was formed in 1986 to honor WPS' first president, Ray Koenig. It began offering scholarships in 1988.

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2020 Ray Koenig Memorial Scholarship recipients

Demetri Banks

Demetri Banks

WPS Parent: Candice Banks
Office Location: Hampton, VA
School: North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
Janaya Belcher

Janaya Belcher

WPS Parent: Shenita Belcher
Office Location: Hampton, VA
School: Xavier University of Louisiana
Emma Bryant

Emma Bryant

WPS Parent: Shawn Bryant
Office Location: Madison, WI
School: Nova Southeastern University
McKenzie Carlson

McKenzie Carlson

WPS Parent: Jessica Carlson
Office Location: Madison, WI
School: Edgewood College
Kaylee Cirko

Kaylee Cirko

WPS Parent: Craig Cirko
Office Location: Madison, WI
School: Illinois State University
Shelby Drake

Shelby Drake

WPS Parent: David Drake
Office Location: Madison, WI
School: University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
Tia Engelberger

Tia Engelberger

WPS Parent: Tamara Lee Engelberger
Office Location: Remote
School: University of Calgary
McKayla Frickelton

McKayla Frickelton

WPS Parent: Lucas Frickelton
Office Location: Madison, WI
School: University of Wisconsin-Madison
Alex Gaziano

Alex Gaziano

WPS Parent: Alfonso Gaziano
Office Location: Madison, WI
School: University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
Gabriela Gaziano

Gabriela Gaziano

WPS Parent: Alfonso Gaziano
Office Location: Madison, WI
School: Concordia University Wisconsin
Whitney Green

Whitney Green

WPS Parent: Julie Green
Office Location: Marion, IL
School: John A. Logan College
Haley Johnson

Haley Johnson

WPS Parent: Kathleen Johnson
Office Location: Madison, WI
School: University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
Spencer Kanable

Spencer Kanable

WPS Parent: Ryan Kanable
Office Location: Remote
School: University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
Nicholas Lee

Nicholas Lee

WPS Parent: Gregory Lee
Office Location: Omaha, NE
School: Iowa State University
Rachel Loerch

Rachel Loerch

WPS Parent: Jay Loerch
Office Location: Omaha, NE
School: Nebraska Wesleyan University
Isaac Moua

Isaac Moua

WPS Parent: Choua Vang Moua
Office Location: Madison, WI
School: Madison College
Akinwole Olagunju

Akinwole Olagunju

WPS Parent: Ajibola Ajayi
Office Location: Hampton, VA
School: Thomas Nelson Community College
Nathan Perttu

Nathan Perttu

WPS Parent: Jane Perttu
Office Location: Green Bay, WI
School: St. Norbert College
Lauren Rault

Lauren Rault

WPS Parent: Alain Rault
Office Location: Madison, WI
School: University of Wisconsin-Madison
Megan Rault

Megan Rault

WPS Parent: Alain Rault
Office Location: Madison, WI
School: Northern Illinois University
Kailey Sharpe

Kailey Sharpe

WPS Parent: Mary Lou Sharpe
Office Location: Madison, WI
School: University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Elizabeth Skoff

Elizabeth Skoff

WPS Parent: Mark Skoff
Office Location: Remote
School: Missouri State University
Matthew Thompson

Matthew Thompson

WPS Parent: George W. Thompson III
Office Location: Madison, WI
School: Judson University
Andy Truong

Andy Truong

WPS Parent: Linda Truong
Office Location: Madison, WI
School: University of Wisconsin-Madison
Cassandra Tucker

Cassandra Tucker

WPS Parent: Katie Tucker
Office Location: Rothschild, WI
School: University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
Aarushi Vyas

Aarushi Vyas

WPS Parent: Gaurav Jayendra Vyas
Office Location: Madison, WI
School: University of Wisconsin-Madison
Kennedy West

Kennedy West

WPS Parent: Jana West
Office Location: Madison, WI
School: University of Wisconsin-Whitewater