A UND Football record holder and two-time 1st Team All-Conference performer, Tom Biolo, ’81, is remembered for having the heart of a champion.

Tom Biolo (1977-80) is UND’s leading overall punter with 226 attempts during his four-year career. His 43.7 yard punting average in 1978 is the second best single-season effort by a UND punter.

Tom Biolo passed away in October of 2019. In honor of Tom’s impact, his teammates, friends and coaches have established a scholarship in his name. The Tom Biolo Football Scholarship will support tuition and fees for UND Football student-athletes.

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Click here to support the Tom Biolo Football Scholarship Endowment.

Prefer to give by mail?
Make checks payable to:
UND Foundation
*Memo Line: Tom Biolo Scholarship

Mail to:
UND Foundation
3501 University Ave Stop 8157
Grand Forks, ND 58202

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If you pay taxes in North Dakota, you may be eligible to take advantage of an additional tax credit on your gift. With a minimum $5,000 gift to the Tom Biolo Scholarship Endowment, you may benefit from both a federal tax deduction AND a North Dakota income tax credit equal to 40% of the charitable gift, thereby significantly reducing the net cost of giving. Ask your tax advisor for more information. 

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