BOSTON (WHDH) - Gov. Charlie Baker on Tuesday announced registration details for the state’s “Mass VaxMillions” giveaway, which is slated to begin on Thursday.
Bay State residents 12 years of age and older who are fully vaccinated prior to each drawing are eligible to enter the giveaway.
Residents ages 18 and older will have the opportunity to enter to win one of five $1 million cash prizes. Residents between 12-17 years of age can enter for the chance to win one of five $300,000 scholarship grants.
Beginning Thursday, eligible residents will be able to enter the giveaway at VaxMillionsGiveaway.com. For residents who do not have access to the internet or require assistance, a call center will be available to assist with the registration process. Workers will be available in English and Spanish, and 100 additional languages will be available through translators.
The live call center can be reached by calling 2-1-1 during the below hours:
- Monday-Thursday: 8:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
- Friday: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
- Saturday-Sunday: 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
The VaxMillions giveaway drawings will be held once a week for five weeks beginning Monday, July 26, and continuing every Monday through August 23. Registration for the first drawing will close on Thursday, July 22. Winners will be announced later in the week.
The schedule for each giveaway is as follows:
Residents must be fully vaccinated before registering, but those who are not vaccinated by the registration date for a certain drawing will still have the opportunity to complete vaccination and register for subsequent drawings.
Residents only have to enter once to qualify for all drawings occurring after the date of their registration.
There are over 900 vaccination locations across the state, with appointments and walk-ins widely available.
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