Tag: incentive

Governor Gretchen Whitmer on a video screen

August 24, 2021

The governor says the sweepstakes was a success despite raising the state’s vaccination rate by only 2%.

a woman holding a syringe of vaccine

August 5, 2021

Officials call it a success, though the state is still short of its goal. Did Michigan’s vaccine sweepstakes make a difference?

Governor Gretchen Whitmer on a video screen

July 15, 2021

Governor Gretchen Whitmer unveiled the first four winners of $50K daily drawings.

a woman counts a stack of dollar bills

July 15, 2021

Health workers say there hasn’t been an uptick in people being vaccinated since Michigan’s vaccine sweepstakes was announced.

a health worker injects a COVID-19 vaccine into a man's shoulder

July 8, 2021

It’s still an open question whether the sweepstakes is drawing more people to be vaccinated.

A graphic reads "Enter for a chance to win up to $2 million with your COVID vaccination"

July 2, 2021

The state’s new vaccination incentive aims to get 768K Michiganders inoculated against COVID.

a girl holding hundred dollar bills

July 1, 2021

The vaccine incentive program is expected to include scholarships and $5M in cash prizes.

two college students walk past each other wearing face masks

June 22, 2021

WMU is offering cash incentives to students who have been vaccinated.