'Vaccinate, Educate, Graduate'

Enter your vaccinated 5-11-year-old for a chance to win a full scholarship to a SUNY or CUNY school.

'Vaccinate, Educate, Graduate'

Vaccinate, Educate, Graduate Vaccine Incentive Scholarship

The 'Vaccinate, Educate, Graduate' Vaccine Incentive Scholarship is a five-week public outreach campaign, running through December 19, 2021, and consisting of a series of statewide drawings to increase awareness of the availability and efficacy of COVID-19 vaccines and provide incentives to New Yorkers 5-11 years of age to get a COVID-19 vaccine.

Parents or legal guardians of any New Yorker who is 5 to 11 years of age and who has received at least their first dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine, may enter their child for a chance to win one of 50, four-year, full-ride scholarships (including tuition, fees, room-and-board, and expenses) to any two-year or four-year New York State public college or university.

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Enter to Win A Full Scholarship

Enter your vaccinated 5-11-year-old for a chance to win a full scholarship to any New York public college or university. Entries must be received by December 19, 2021, 2021 at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT to be eligible for at least one drawing.

Prizes and Drawings Schedule

Ten winners will be announced weekly beginning Wednesday, November 24, 2021 for five consecutive weeks. A total of 50 prize winners will be selected.

Entry End Date

Drawing Date

Announcement date

November 21, 2021 at 11:59:59 p.m.

November 22, 2021

November 24, 2021

November 28, 2021 at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT

November 29, 2021

December 1, 2021

December 5, 2021 at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT

December 6, 2021

December 8, 2021

December 12, 2021 at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT

December 13, 2021

December 15, 2021

December 19, 2021 at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT

December 20, 2021

December 22, 2021


See who has won a full-ride scholarship to SUNY or CUNY.  WEEKLY WINNERS

Rules and FAQs

Learn more about the official rules and frequently asked questions for the 'Vaccinate, Educate, Graduate' Vaccine Incentive Scholarship for 5-11-year-olds.

Get Vaccinated

Your child must have received at least the first dose of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine in order to qualify. Find a vaccination provider near you and get vaccinated today!