We invite interested organizations to submit a project proposal that will help address one or more of the following legal needs:
- Legal needs of seniors, newcomers and low income Islanders and other vulnerable groups
- Innovative approaches to enhance access to justice
- Public legal education that is practical, relevant and accessible
- Technology, specifically projects that explore or use technology, that enhances the delivery of legal services and/or public legal education
Any eligible organization or individual may apply to the Foundation, provided the project is law related and falls within the statutory objects and areas of encouragement as interpreted by the Board of Governors, who make all decisions on funding. An applicant can apply for more than one project, but a separate application must be submitted for each separate project. All grants are made subject to budgeted amounts and the availability of funds.
Please review the Application Overview PDF, as well as the FAQ page, thoroughly before you begin preparing your application.
The deadline for applications for projects set to begin in 2024 is October 6th, 2023.
It is preferred that all submissions are submitted via email. Please use the forms available on this page by clicking on the buttons to download the appropriate file types.
Submissions by email can be sent here.
Paper submissions should be sent to:
PEI Law Foundation
49 Water Street Charlottetown,
PE C1A 1A3
Questions are invited! Please direct your inquiries to:
Rachel Paterson, Executive Director