Frank J. Gaziano Memorial
Offensive and Defensive Lineman Awards
The Frank J. Gaziano Memorial Offensive and Defensive Lineman Awards are presented annually to the Maine high school football offensive and defensive linemen who epitomize the character, leadership, and perseverance of Frank J. Gaziano. After an outstanding high school, college, and professional football career, Mr. Gaziano became a successful businessman, community benefactor, and family man.
The recipients are outstanding scholar-athletes. They are selected based on strong
leadership on the field, in the classroom, and in the community. The trophy honors
Mr. Gaziano's passion for sports and commitment to high school football in Maine. Using Mr. Gaziano’s own words; "I love athletics. Sports is the healthiest thing that can happen to us today."
The Frank J. Gaziano Memorial Scholarship Awards Committee is guided by the highest standards of athleticism, scholarship, and community service - values Mr. Gaziano promoted throughout his lifetime.
December 5, 2014 Deadline for Submission of All Nominee Materials
January 9, 2014 Finalists Announced to the Media
January 24, 2015 Awards Banquet at the Augusta Civic Center
You can download an application for the Frank J. Gaziano Offensive and Defensive Lineman Awards in Adobe PDF and Microsoft Word format by clicking on one of the links below.