Reminder: Sunday is deadline to enter 3rd Vax-a-Million drawing

Credit: DaytonDailyNews

Credit: DaytonDailyNews

The deadline is at 11:59 p.m. Sunday for vaccinated Ohioans to enter the third Vax-a-Million lottery.

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Adults can win $1 million and youths 12 to 17 can win a full-ride four-year college scholarship. The drawing is Monday and winners will be announced at 7:29 p.m. Wednesday on live television.

For last week’s drawing, 3,225,789 Ohioans entered to win the million-dollar prize, while 132,903 youths entered to win a college scholarship, according to the Ohio Department of Health.

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The number entered in the drawing is still far below the 5.3 million Ohioans who are eligible after receiving at least one dose of the coronavirus vaccine.

To enter, visit, or call1-833-427-5634.

Ohioans who registered already but did not win do not need to sign up again. Their entries automatically will be carried over to the next drawing, and the Ohio Lottery will remove duplicate entries before each drawing.

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Two of the prizes in the first two rounds have been won by people in Southwest Ohio, including a scholarship that went to a 14-year-old from Englewood and a million-dollar prize won by a woman in Hamilton County.