BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – More than 160,000 people have signed up for Louisiana’s “Shot at a million” lottery since registration opened at noon Monday, according to Gov. John Bel Edwards.
“It’s time to take your Shot At A Million, Louisiana. Any resident who has taken at least one COVID vaccine dose can register to win life-changing cash and scholarship prizes. Get your first shot by July 31 and you could be our grand prize winner,” Gov. John Bel Edwards said.
If you are a Louisiana resident and have received the first COVID-19 vaccination, you could win cash prizes and or college scholarships.
Residents as young as 12 can win a share of $2.3 million dollars.
Bring Back Louisiana is providing this breakdown of who is eligible and prizes available to each age group:
- Louisiana residents 12 to 17 years of age, who have received at least their first dose of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccination, may enter for a chance to win one of nine $100,000 scholarships.
- Louisiana residents 18 years of age and older, who have received at least their first dose of COVID-19 vaccination may enter for a chance to win one of four $100,000 prizes and one $1,000,000 grand prize.
Starting at 12 p.m., you can register for the Shot At A Million Program at Bring Back Louisiana.
The schedule for the drawings can be found below:
If you do not have access to the internet, you can call 877-356-1511 and register for Louisiana’s Shot At A Million lottery.