WPS contributes to charities and organizations in our service area that need financial assistance. Review our program summaries below.

Program name Deadline Grant amount Eligible applicants* Funding focus
Local community grant Ongoing Up to $1,000 501c3 nonprofit organizations Advertising, corporate tables or special events.
Wisconsin Public Service Foundation Grant Jan 31
Apr 30
Jul 31
Oct 31
$1,000 and above 501c3 nonprofit organizations Capital campaigns, large program initiatives and major event sponsorships.
Innovative Educator Grant Oct 31 Up to $1,000 Grade 6-12 educators Projects in the areas of science, technology, engineering or math (STEM).
Rewarding Responders Grant Jun 15 Up to $2,000 Local public safety response agencies Equipment, projects or professional development as part of a public safety initiative.
Scholarships Varies Varies High school students A variety of college and technical school scholarships are available to students in our service area.
Matching Gifts Dec 1 $5,000/employee
$2,000/retiree
WPS employees and retirees Encourages employees and retirees to actively support nonprofit organizations.
Habitat for Humanity Energy Efficiency Grant Dec 1 $1,500 Habitat for Humanity organizations Energy efficiency projects for new or existing homes.

* Additional qualifications may be required. Review the program page for more information.

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