LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A new college scholarship is named in memory of fallen Richmond Police Officer Daniel Ellis. 

The Daniel Ellis First Responders Memorial Scholarship will go to help first responders pay to go to Eastern Kentucky University. 

EKU was Ellis' alma mater. The scholarship will pay $457 per semester, which was Ellis' badge number. 

Ellis will also be the next featured American Hero with his name on cans of Goodwood Brewing's American Pale Ale. 

A portion of the proceeds from each case sold goes to the Supporting Heroes Foundation in his honor. 

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