FAME will give away 16 – $1,000 Scholarship Prizes
to 16 lucky winners, one from each county of Maine.
You will be automatically entered to win if you open a new NextGen account or make a contribution to an existing NextGen account between August 1, 2017 and October 31, 2017.
See eligibility section and read the Official Rules below for more information before proceeding.
Entrance into the Invest in ME Sweepstakes is open to current NextGen account owners with Maine resident beneficiaries or to anyone eligible to open a new NextGen account for the benefit of a Maine resident. The Sweepstakes is not open to residents of Florida, New York and Rhode Island and all entrants must be 18 years of age or older at time of entry. No purchase is necessary to enter. If you do not have a NextGen account at the time of entry, a NextGen account would need to be opened to receive the scholarship prize. Before entering, Read the Official Rules for the Sweepstakes. The Sweepstakes is void where prohibited or restricted by law.
A NextGen account for a Maine resident beneficiary is automatically entered in the drawing if it is:
An entrant may also participate by entering online:
For privacy protection, mail the card inside an envelope to the address noted above. Entrants through mail or online must be eligible to, and prepared to, open a NextGen account for the designated Maine resident beneficiary, if chosen as a winner.
Only one entry per designated beneficiary.
FAME will randomly select 16 winners – one entrant with a designated beneficiary from each of Maine’s 16 counties – from all the eligible entries.
Awards will be announced on or about November 30, 2017 and made by February 28, 2018.
The Scholarship Prize will be awarded to the winner’s NextGen account. If the winner does not have an existing NextGen account, he or she will need to open an account. The minimum initial contribution for opening an account will be waived. The Scholarship Prize is awarded as a grant and subject to ownership, investment and use restrictions as set forth in the Official Rules of the Sweepstakes.
Winners must comply with the Official Rules and agree that their names will be included in the official, publicly available, list of winners.
1You must allow sufficient time for processing prior to 10/31. 2 weeks is recommended.