The Illinois Equal Justice Foundation funds programs that are broad in reach and scope.


To view guidelines for fiscal year 2021, please click here.


Applications for FY 21 grants will be available via our online portal on July 6, 2020. Click here to learn more about submitting an application via the IEJF’s online portal.  Check out the funding categories here.


Mid-year and final reports will now be submitted via the IEJF online portal.  Click HERE to learn more about current reports due.

Grant Recipients

See the IEJF’s 2020 Grants List for grants funded via the state appropriation for civil legal aid.  Check out  IL Armed Forces Legal Aid Network grants as well.