Governor Announces ‘Get a Shot to Make Your Future’ Vaccine Incentive, Program Gives 12-17 Year-Olds Chance at Full SUNY or CUNY Scholarship

12- to 17-Year-Olds Who Get Vaccinated Can Have Names Entered into Random Drawing for A Full Scholarship to SUNY or CUNY Beginning May 27

10 Winners Per Week for Five Weeks; Full Scholarship Including Tuition, Room and Board

Sign Up to Be Notified When Drawing Begins Here

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the ‘Get a Shot to Make Your Future’ incentive for 12- to 17-year-olds to get vaccinated for COVID-19. Participants can enter into a random prize drawing and potentially receive a full scholarship to a SUNY or CUNY college beginning May 27.

Winners receive a full scholarship to any public college or university, including tuition and room and board. New York State will administer the random drawing and select 10 winners a week over five weeks for a total of 50 winners. Federal COVID-19 relief and outreach funds will be used to cover the cost of this vaccination incentive program.