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 2, 2020

Submission deadline | March 27, 2020

Review of Grant Request Applications | To Be Announced 

The Akron Bar Foundation announces Grant Request recipients | To Be Announced

Grant Request Application

For your Grant Request Application to be considered, you must complete all of the forms that are listed below. These forms are fillable PDFs which should be downloaded, opened, completed and saved for submission and for your files.

The Grant Request Packet includes:

 * Please Note: Final reports are due December 31. This form is required of anyone who receives funding from the Akron Bar Foundation. All sections of this form must be completed. Failure to submit a completed Final Report will result in a denial of future funding. 

Submission Instructions

Please email your grant application along with cover letter in ONE PDF file (all documents in one file) to, by March 27, 2020. 

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

Past Grant Recipients