Updates

GAPABA Law Foundation’s Grant Program in the US

Deadline: 14-Jan-22

The Georgia Asian Pacific American Bar Association (GAPABA) Law Foundation is seeking applications for its grant program.

Mission
  • Activities that involve advocating for the interests of Asian Pacific American lawyers, law students, and other members of the legal profession or AsianPacific American communities.
  • Educational workshops for the development and growth of Asian Pacific American lawyers, law students, and other members of the legal profession.
  • Programs that broaden professional opportunities for, and provide fellowship opportunities among, Asian Pacific American lawyers, law students and other
  • members of the legal profession.
  • Community outreach and/or legal services projects that serve Asian Pacific American communities.
Eligibility Criteria
  • The organization must be a not-for-profit entity in good standing.
  • The organization must have IRC 501(c)(3) status.
  • The organization must be financially solvent.
  • The organization must have an advisory board, board of directors or trustees as well as officers or administrators who conduct the day to day business of the organization; however, officers may be volunteers.
Limitations 
  • Grants to individuals.
  • Event sponsorships, such as the purchase of tables, tickets, advertisements, receptions, alcoholic beverages, or entertainment.
  • Operating expenses and costs such as rent, utilities, insurance, taxes or the cost of equipment used in the ordinary course of the organization’s business.
  • Operating budgets, loans, deficit reductions or other general support.
  • Honorariums and/or speaker fees.
  • Programs or services funded by other organizations through other means.
  • Projects intended to influence legislation or regulatory agencies.
  • Political organizations, political action committees, partisan political activities, individual political campaigns, or any campaign whose purpose is to influence legislation.
  • Organizations that are themselves grant making bodies.

For more information, visit https://gapaba.org/GLF-Grant