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Funded Projects

Since our launch in January 2013 we have awarded grants of over £6.8 million to 119 different projects

To achieve our objective we are seeking projects that will meet one or all of these criteria

  • Increase public understanding of the law and the capability to use it
  • Advance high quality thinking, training and practice in legal education and legal services so as to ensure legal needs are met
  • Increase access to employment in the legal profession and, in particular, to advance social mobility and diversity
  • Develop a robust evidence base of needs in each of these objectives and of effective ways of meeting these needs
  • Understand the role that technology can play in achieving each of these objectives