Scholarship

The Greater Bridgeport Bar Association Scholarship Fund was established in 1995 and is administered by the Fairfield County Community Foundation.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Be a permanent resident of one of the 9 towns in the Greater Bridgeport Area: Bridgeport, Easton, Fairfield, Milford, Monroe, Shelton, Stratford, Trumbull or Westport.
  • Have graduated (or will graduate) from a 4-year college or university.
  • Have been accepted into a law school accredited by the American Bar Association, and plans to enter the first year at that law school at the beginning of the next semester.
  • Demonstrate strong academic achievement (GPA of 2.7 or higher).
  • Show a sincere interest in community and/or extracurricular activities.
  • This scholarship is renewable for up to 2 more years if the student is in a three year program and maintains or exceeds the criteria stated above.

To apply:

Visit the Fairfield County Community Foundation’s website

Leopold P. DeFusco, Esq.
3354 Main Street
Bridgeport, CT 06606
Scholarship Committee Co-Chair

Adam S. Mocciolo, Esq.
Pullman & Comley, LLC
850 Main Street
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Scholarship Committee Co-Chair

Upcoming GBBA Events

  • December 4, 2019 12:00 am: SALVATION ARMY BELL RINGING (Community Outreach)
  • December 12, 2019 12:00 am: WORKERS' COMPENSATION SEMINAR (Continuing Legal Education)
  • December 17, 2019 12:00 am: LAST CHANCE CLE DAY (Continuing Legal Education)
  • December 19, 2019 12:00 am: HOLIDAY PARTY (Socials)
  • February 12, 2020 12:00 am: CRIMINAL LAW SEMINAR (Continuing Legal Education)
  • February 12, 2020 12:00 am: COMMUNITY OUTREACH COOKS FOR THE COMMUNITY (Community Outreach)
  • February 12, 2020 12:00 am: LITIGATION ROUND TABLE (Committee Meetings)
  • March 12, 2020 12:00 am: REEL FILM NIGHT (Socials)
  • March 12, 2020 12:00 am: YOUNG LAWYERS MEET WITH JUDGES LUNCHEON (Socials)
  • March 12, 2020 12:00 am: MARCH MADNESS HAPPY HOUR (Socials)
  • March 12, 2020 12:00 am: REAL ESTATE SEMINAR (Continuing Legal Education)
  • April 12, 2020 12:00 am: TRIVA NIGHT (Socials)
  • April 12, 2020 12:00 am: ETHICS SEMINAR (Continuing Legal Education)
  • April 12, 2020 12:00 am: LITIGATION SEMINAR (Continuing Legal Education)
  • May 1, 2020 12:00 am: LAW DAY (Socials)
  • May 12, 2020 12:00 am: BANKRUPTCY/COMMERICAL/BUSINESS LAW (Continuing Legal Education)
  • May 14, 2020 12:00 am: ANNUAL DINNER (Socials)
  • June 12, 2020 12:00 am: YOUNG LAWYER HAPPY HOUR (Socials)
  • June 12, 2020 12:00 am: CRIMINAL LAW SEMINAR (Continuing Legal Education)
  • June 12, 2020 12:00 am: JUVENILE LAW SEMINAR (Continuing Legal Education)

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