Grant applications for the fiscal year 23 IL Equal Justice Foundation (IEJF) civil legal aid grant cycle will be available on July 8, 2022. Once logged in, you will find the “apply” button on the top left of the dashboard. Applications are due August 15, 2022.

This grant cycle is funded via the state appropriation for civil legal aid.

The IEJF advises applicants to review the grant guidelines prior to submitting an application. It is also advised that applicants review the entire application before jumping in. For a list of funding categories, click here.

If you have any questions, please direct them to Program Officer Tyrina Newkirk at