Utica, N.Y. - Governor Cuomo announced on Saturday that the state's Vax and Scratch program to get more people vaccinated is being extended to 10 sites next week and the Mohawk Valley Region's site is SUNY Oneonta.
Individuals vaccinated at one of the sites will receive a free $20 New York State Lottery scratch-off ticket
The program provides free lottery scratch-off tickets to individuals 18 and over with a grand prize of $5 million dollars.
So if you get vaccinated at SUNY Oneonta from June 7th through June 11th, you will get a free 20-dollar scratch off ticket.
The ticket, which is sold by retailers across the state for $20, will be provided free to individuals 18+ who take their first dose of Pfizer or the single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine at one of the sites.
The sites are open to both walk-ins and appointments.
To sign up for an appointment head to : https://am-i-eligible.covid19vaccine.health.ny.gov/