New Kent Charles City Chronicle

News for New Kent County and Charles City County, Virginia | April 11, 2021

Hybiak Memorial Scholarship available for graduating high school students

By Community Member | March 29, 2021 8:01 pm

A scholarship in memory of a New Kent resident who passed away last year is available to a graduating senior of New Kent or Charles City High School.

The Tyler Hybiak Memorial Scholarship is available to a member of the Class of 2021 who intends to pursue certification in a skilled trade after graduating high school. The scholarship was created for Tyler Hybiak, who pursued a dream in welding while working multiple jobs before he passed away in a vehicle accident on his way to work.

The scholarship, in the amount of $5,000, will be awarded once all applications have been reviewed. The application requires an activities’ resume’, answering a questionnaire, and responding to an essay prompt. Deadline application is Apr. 30 and is available at