Pennsylvania Bar Foundation Offers Birdsall Impact Grants Program to County Bar Associations

The Birdsall Impact Grant program offered by the Pennsylvania Bar Founcation seeks to assist county bar associations in the furtherance of a charitable, educational or pro bono program or project or the enhancement of an existing charitable, educational or pro bono program or project that succeeds in making an immediate impact on the way a county bar operates in service to its members, its court and its community.

If your county bar association is interested in applying for grants funds, please complete the Birdsall County Bar Impact Grant Application. The deadline for submission is April 2, 2018.

A five-person grant evaluation committee comprised of Foundation members appointed by the Foundation president and the Conference of County Bar Leaders Executive Committee will evaluate submissions and select a recipient(s) to share in a grant(s) totaling not more than $1,000. The successful applicant(s) will be notified in writing on or before May 1, 2018 and the grants will be awarded during the Annual Meeting of the Foundation Board of Directors and Members on May 10, 2018 in Hershey, PA in conjunction with the 2018 Annual Meeting of the Pennsylvania Bar Association.

The program is open to all bar associations, with consideration given to those with limited means.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Pennsylvania Bar Foundation Executive Director E. Marie Queen at 888-238-3036 or

2018 Birdsall Grant Application

  • Other
  • Pro Bono