Each year, Pride Law Fund awards the Tom Steel Legal Fellowship, a $30,000 grant, to a new lawyer to build an innovative civil rights project on behalf of the LGBTQ and HIV/AIDS communities. 


Pride Law Fund (PLF) has funded new leaders and civil rights lawyers in the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer (LGBTQ) and HIV/AIDS communities for over 35 years. Each summer, PLF provides grants to law students doing internships at LGBTQ and HIV/AIDS advocacy organizations across the country.  If you're a student or new lawyer, contact us for information about our grants.  If you want to invest in the LGBTQ civil rights leaders of tomorrow, visit our donation page.  

Pride Law Fund is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt, non-profit, charitable organization, and was founded in 1979.




Pride Law Fund promotes the legal rights of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community, and people living with HIV and AIDS, by funding legal services and projects and by sponsoring education and...

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As an all-volunteer, non-profit charitable organization, we rely on donations to make our fellows' innovative projects come to life. You can support the work of our fellows by making a one-time or recurring donation. 

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