Organizations that are not current recipients of an LTF grant are required to apply for a new grant during the Project & New Applicant grant cycle. Grant applications for this cycle are available in July and due in September. Grant decisions are made in December, and grants are paid out over the following calendar year.
LTF’s Project Grant Guidelines and Guiding Principles (PDF) describe the eligibility criteria for LTF project grants.
LTF’s spring grant cycle is for current recipients of LTF Legal Services Support Grants only. These applications are available in December and due in February. Grant decisions are made in May, and grants are paid out over the following fiscal year (July 1 – June 30).
|SUMMARY OF LTF GRANT PROGRAMS|
|Project & New Applicants||Legal Services Support|
|Grant Period||January 1 – December 31||July 1 – June 30|
|Open to New Applicants||Yes||No|
For more information about LTF grants, please contact LTF Executive Director Mark Marquardt at 312-938-2133 or Associate Director/General Counsel David Holtermann at 312-938-3076.