Legal Services Corporation

The Legal Services Corporation is the single largest funder of civil legal services in the nation. Established by Congress, LSC operates as an independent 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation that provides grants for high-quality civil legal assistance to low-income Americans. The grants are awarded to nonprofit legal aid programs in every state, the District of Columbia and U.S. territories. The legal aid programs address the civil legal needs of the elderly, veterans and military families, victims of domestic violence, people with disabilities, tenants and homeowners facing foreclosure or eviction, victims of natural disasters, and others.

LSC Posts Service Areas in Competition for Basic Field Grants

In accordance with LSC’s multi-year funding policy, LSC only accepts competitive grant applications for Basic Field Grant funding for calendar year 2016 for specific service areas listed below.

To see all of LSC's service areas for any given state, visit the Where We Fund page and select your state.