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The Louisiana Bar Foundation

Advancing Equal Justice and law-related education through Fellowship

2015-2016 Annual-Sustaining Grant Application Now Available. Click Here to Apply

Please note that all required application information and attachments must be submitted timely.

Failure to do so will result in ineligibility for 2015-2016 funding. Your application will NOT be considered.
  • October 1, 2014 - On-line application database opens (except LRAP).
  • December 1, 2014 - LRAP application available on-line.
  • December 1, 2014 - On-line application database will close. All 2015-2016 applications are due, except LRAP.
  • February 13, 2015 - LRAP applications are due.
  • January - March 2015 - Grants Committee will meet.
  • April 2015 - Grant awards will be made at BOD meeting.
  • Early May 2015 - Award letters/contracts/declination letters will be mailed.

LBF Awards $5.2 Million for Social Justice Initiatives in 2014-1015

For a full list of grantees click here.

Who We Are
The Louisiana Bar Foundation (LBF) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) entity organized under the state of Louisiana. We exist to preserve, honor and improve our system of justice by funding, developing and otherwise promoting efforts which enhance the legal profession, increase public understanding of the legal system and advance the reality of equal justice under the law. The LBF supports programs that provide free legal services for the poor in all 64 parishes of the state of Louisiana.


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1/16/2015 - 9:00 AM
LSBA/LBF Officer Meeting

1/16/2015 - 10:00 AM
LBF Board Meeting

1/16/2015 - 7:30 PM
LSBA/LBF Joint Dinner

Application deadline for LRAP

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