State Bar Foundation
306 Townsend Street, Lansing, Michigan 48933
1-800-968-6723 or 517-346-6400
Grant Programs of
The Michigan State Bar Foundation
The Michigan State Bar Foundation prioritizes funding of innovative projects that educate Michigan children and adults about their legal rights and responsibilities, the American justice system, and opportunities for conflict and dispute resolution. From time to time, the Foundation also may consider or seek out projects of extraordinary merit in other subject areas related to improvements in the administration of justice.
For more information and application forms please click below.
In addition to the AOJ Grants, the Foundation also provides funding in the area of Civil Legal Services for the Poor. The Foundation also periodically awards grants for civil legal aid to the poor from donations to the Access to Justice Fund (see www.atjfund.org). Check the web page for Access to Justice Discretionary Grants deadline.
Looking for legal aid? Visit the Michigan Legal Aid site where you can find information about legal services programs in Michigan, with links to those that have thier own Web sites and legal information materials on many topics.