The Kyle LaForce Memorial Scholarship aims at perpetuating his memory by awarding a deserving student from Chico High School who has been accepted to a College of Engineering program at Chico State, with a preference for those pursuing Mechanical/Mechatronic Engineering.
The Chico Police Department Volunteers in Police Service shall offer 2 scholarships annually in the amount of $250.00 each. Ryan Hyland was a volunteer with the Chico Police Department VIPS program for 2 years. Ryan had dreams of a career in law enforcement after graduating from Chico State. This scholarship is our way of keeping "Ryan's memory alive and giving others an opportunity to make their dreams come true.