The Akron Bar Foundation invites Grant Request Applications from 501(C)(3) nonprofit organizations to fund law-related programs or projects that serve the Summit County community.  The Foundation strongly encourages community collaboration.

Grant Process:

The Foundation will open the application process | March 1, 2019

Submission deadline | March 22, 2019

Review of Grant Request Applications | March 29, 2019

The Akron Bar Foundation announces Grant Request recipients | May 1, 2019

Grant Request Application:

For your Grant Request Application to be considered, please submit the following forms:

1. Grant Application Short Form (please answer all questions individually in each section)

2. Revenue/Support and Expense (previous year) Form

3. Budgeted Revenue/Support and Expense (current year) Form

4. Project Request Budget Form

5. Final Report Form (this form MUST be submitted prior to applying for additional funds, if your organization received a Grant funding FY 2018)*


* PLEASE NOTE: Failure to complete all sections of this form or failure to submit this form will result in automatic denial of your Grant Request Application.

Submission Instructions:

Complete Grant Request Application (and supplemental documents) must be sent electronically in pdf format prior to the deadline to the Foundation and Office Operations Director.

If you have additional question or concerns, please address them with Foundation and Office Operations Director at (330) 436-0103.

Past Grant Recipients: