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Joseph P. Zabilski Scholarship

Established in 1983 in honor of Joseph Zabilski, this scholarship will provide financial aid to Northeastern University varsity athletes.  

Joseph P. Zabilski was elected to the Northeastern Varsity Club Hall of Fame in 1976 for his outstanding career as both a coach and an administrator. In his 24 years as head football coach between 1948 and 1971, his teams won 101 games against 77 losses and 6 ties. Zabilski was honored as the New England Coach of the Year in 1953 and 1963 and as District I Coach of the Year by his peers in the American Football Coaches Association in 1963 and 1967. In 1974 he received the prestigious George C. Carens Award for outstanding contribution to New England football.