WPS Charitable Foundation awards scholarships for 2021

Funds help support education for full-time students

MADISON, Wis.—Nov. 8, 2021—The WPS Charitable Foundation announces the 2021 recipients of the Ray Koenig Memorial Scholarship, benefiting children of employees of WPS or one of its wholly owned subsidiaries. Twenty-five students each received a one-year scholarship valued at $1,250.


  • Dakota Corallo of Schofield, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
  • Brett Cushman of Middleton, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
  • Devon Harbison of Beloit, Ohio Northern University
  • Tyler Hull of Madison, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Caitlyn Lassa of Mosinee, Northcentral Technical College
  • Tavian Laufenberg of Marshall, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
  • Dominic Lobner of Waunakee, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Emma Loucks of Weston, University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
  • Madeline Martin of Mosinee, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
  • Cate Mitchell of Mazomanie, Mount Mary University
  • Isaac Moua of Sun Prairie, Madison College
  • Lauren Ramsey of Verona, Madison College
  • Paige Schwank of Janesville, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
  • Sydney Thompson of McFarland, Minnesota State University, Mankato
  • Vivian Truong of Madison, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Austin Wells of Sun Prairie, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
  • Joseph Zehr of Neenah, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater


  • Jacie Coleman of Benton, Missouri Baptist University
  • Whitney Green of Freeman Spur, John A. Logan College


  • Matthew Connelly of Kirkwood, University of Missouri-Columbia
  • Hailey Ryerson of Platte City, Metropolitan Community College


  • John Hula of Bellevue, University of Nebraska-Omaha
  • Rachel Loerch of Papillion, Nebraska Wesleyan University


  • Darrian Belcher of Hampton, North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
  • Alexis Little of Hampton, George Mason University

About the WPS Charitable Foundation

The WPS Charitable Foundation was formed in 1986 to honor WPS' first president, Ray Koenig. Since its formation, it has inspired excellence in young people by making educational opportunities available to them through scholarships.