Wayne Action for Racial Equality

2023 Timothy Barber Scholarship Application Information

The Timothy L. Barber Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to three graduating high school seniors who identify as Black or African-American and who recognize that racism is a detriment to human development and are using their talents and capabilities to ensure the equal rights of all to achieve their potential.


High school seniors in Wayne County who identify as Black or African–American and have plans to attend an institution of higher learning (2 or 4-year college, trade, technical or professional school).


A one-time scholarship will be given to three selected high school seniors upon receipt of their acceptance letter from an institution of higher learning. There will be two awards of $1500.00 and one award of $1000.00.

You may download the 2023 application here or reach out to the email address below for a copy of the application. It is also available on the W.A.R.E. Facebook Page.

Please mail or email to the address below on or before April 30, 2023.

  • Application
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Acceptance letter from your institution of higher learning

Wayne Action for Racial Equality
C/O Timothy Barber Memorial Scholarship Fund
P.O. Box 324
Sodus, NY 14551

Email: timothybarberscholarships@gmail.com