OBF Grant Applications

Applications for Oklahoma Bar Foundation Court Grants, IOLTA Grants and Bank of America Grants can be found below. All OBF Grants must be used exclusively for charitable purposes in a manner consistent with the mission of the OBF.

The Oklahoma Bar Foundation is an IRS Section 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. OBF Grant activities are funded by attorneys, law firms, and other groups who generously make charitable donations and participate in OBF programs, such as the Fellows Programs, cy pres, residual balance awards and IOLTA. For more information, please visit our About Us page.

 IOLTA Grant Application 

Application Process Closed for 2018

The IOLTA Grant Application is for law-related non-profit organizations to apply for program funding. Oklahoma Bar Foundation Grantees provide legal services, law-related education and improvements to the administration of justice. For a list of our most recent Grantees, please visit the Grantees page.

Please click the link and follow the instructions to create a new applicant account and view the online application. 


Once your account is created, you can access your saved application or previously submitted application by clicking the link below:



  • Application Deadline – June 22, 2018 by 5:00 p.m.
  • Applicant Interviews  – August 21 -22, 2018 at the Oklahoma Bar Center

Grantees awarded program funding will be required to fill out Mid-Year and End-of-Year reports.

Court Grant Application

Application Process Closed for 2018 

The OBF maintains a fund specifically for the benefit of  Oklahoma District and Appellate Courts known as the Court Grant Fund. The primary purpose of the Court Grant Fund is to help improve the administration of justice in Oklahoma Courts through grants to  fund courtroom technological equipment. For more information about about Court Grant requirements and to see a list of past recipients please visit the About Court Grants page.

The link for the online application is below. Please click the link and follow the instructions to create a new applicant account.



  • Application DeadlineMarch 23, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.
  • Applicant Interviews  – April 11, 2018 at the Oklahoma Bar Center

Mortgage Foreclosure & Community Redevelopment Grant Application

Application Process Open Now – Dec. 1, 2018 

The Oklahoma Bar Foundation has received funds that can be used for grants related to foreclosure prevention programs and/or community redevelopment programs. The funds cannot be used for general purpose grants. The Oklahoma Bar Foundation will take applications for grants of one-year terms to support programs that meet the foreclosure prevention and/or community redevelopment requirements that are described in the Bank of America RFP Instructions below.



If you have questions regarding grant applications please call 405-416-7070 or email foundation@okbar.org