Vaccination Scholarship Incentive

Enter your vaccinated 12-17-year-old for a chance to win a full scholarship to a SUNY or CUNY school.

Vaccination Scholarship Incentive

Get a Shot To Make Your Future

The 'Get a Shot to Make Your Future' vaccine incentive is a public outreach campaign 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 12-17 years of age to get a COVID-19 vaccination.

Parents or legal guardians of any New Yorker, ages 12 to 17, can enter their child who has received at least their first COVID-19 vaccine dose, for a chance to win one of 50, four-year full-ride scholarships (including tuition, fees, room-and-board, and expenses) to any New York State public college or university.

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Enter to Win a Full Scholarship

Parents or legal guardians, enter your vaccinated child for a chance to win a full scholarship to any New York Public College or University.

Prizes and Drawings Schedule

The drawings will be conducted weekly, for five (5) weeks, beginning on Tuesday, June 1, 2021. Ten weekly winners (for a total of 50 winners) will be announced each Wednesday. The drawing announcement schedule can be found below.


Entry End Date

Drawing Date

Announcement date

May 31, 2021 at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT

June 1, 2021

June 2, 2021

June 7, 2021 at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT

June 8, 2021

June 9, 2021

June 14, 2021 at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT

June 15, 2021

June 16, 2021

June 21, 2021 at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT

June 22, 2021

June 23, 2021

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

June 29, 2021

June 30, 2021

See who has won a full-ride scholarship to SUNY or CUNY.  Weekly Winners

FAQS and Rules

Please review the rules of the 'Get Your Shot to Make Your Future' vaccine scholarship incentive and read the frequently asked questions.

Get Vaccinated

New Yorkers ages 12 to 17 must be vaccinated to enter. Find a vaccination location near you and get vaccinated today!