ILLINOIS (WEHT) – Illinois will announce the first winner of the state’s vaccination lottery on Thursday. The prize is $1 million.
Any Illinois resident who received at least one vaccine shot is eligible. The state will also give away $100,000 each week for the next three weeks. Anyone under the age of 18 who was vaccinated is eligible for a $150,000 scholarship.
The state health department will call and email the winners.