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Gov. Whitmer announces COVID vaccination sweepstakes for chance to win cash, scholarships

Governor Gretchen Whitmer announces MI Shot to Win program
Posted at 11:26 PM, Jun 30, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-30 23:26:24-04

(WSYM) — Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has hopped on the incentive train, announcing Wednesday the "MI Shot to Win Sweepstakes" for Michiganders.

The sweepstakes are in partnership with Meijer and the Michigan Association of United Ways.

Although the full details of the sweepstakes will be announced during a press conference Thursday morning, the prizes have been announced.

Vaccinated Michiganders will get a chance to win a combined total of more than $5 million in cash and nine, $55,000 college scholarships will be given out through a lottery-style raffle.

Prizes for the MI Vac to Win Sweepstakes

You can enter online here

To enter the sweepstakes by phone, please call the MI Shot to Win Sweepstakes Hotline

Call: 888-535-6136 (press 1)

8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday-Friday,

8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday and Sunday

The press conference was held Thursday at 9:30 a.m. Watch below to view the entire press conference

Gov. Whitmer announces COVID vaccination sweepstakes for chance to win cash, scholarships

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