Every student, faculty and staff member who has submitted their fully vaccinated status is automatically entered into a pool for prize drawings each week.
As of Oct. 1, $100,000 in scholarships have been awarded to students — learn more about some of the student scholarship winners and their motivations for being vaccinated. Additionally, prizes valued at more than $4,000 have been awarded to students and employees. Eligible students and employees continue to be automatically entered into weekly drawings, and prize winners are notified via email. See below for information on how to claim your prize.
Vaccines and prizes are federally funded.
Every student, faculty and staff member who has submitted their fully vaccinated status will be automatically entered into a pool for prize drawings as soon as they upload documentation indicating their fully vaccinated status.
Haven’t gotten your COVID-19 vaccine yet? It’s free, safe, and highly effective at preventing COVID-19-related hospitalizations and deaths! The bottom line: vaccines are our best defense against COVID-19 — especially the highly contagious Delta variant.
When you become fully vaccinated, upload your vaccine status to be eligible for prize drawings.
Prize winners are notified via email and will have two weeks to arrange prize pickup with the Division of Student Affairs Office.
Please note that prize notifications are sent to students via their MedPortal accounts — check your email carefully for these messages. Employees receive an email notification from email@example.com.
Students and employees must present their AppCard to claim prizes. Scholarships will be applied to the prize winner’s student account.
Students: Contact Student Affairs at firstname.lastname@example.org or 828-262-2060 with questions or for more information.
Faculty and staff: Contact Environmental Health, Safety and Emergency Management at email@example.com or 828-262-4008 with questions or for more information.