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In celebration of NextGen 529’s 20th Anniversary, FAME will award a $20,000 Scholarship Prize1 to the NextGen 529 account of one lucky Maine resident beneficiary.
See the Eligibility section and information on How to Enter below.
Entrance into the Sweepstakes is open to current NextGen 529 account owners with Maine resident beneficiaries or to anyone eligible to open a new NextGen 529 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 or win. Limit of one entry per designated beneficiary. If you do not have a NextGen 529 account at the time of entry, a NextGen 529 account would need to be opened to receive the scholarship prize. Before entering, read the Official Rules of the Sweepstakes. The Sweepstakes is void where prohibited or restricted by law.
Open a NextGen 529 account or make a contribution to an existing NextGen 529 account for a Maine resident beneficiary. Read the Official Rules for more information before proceeding.
Write on a 3×5 card “Enter for the Scholarship Prize” and include all of the following information:
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 529 account for the designated Maine resident beneficiary if chosen as a winner.
Only one entry per designated beneficiary.
FAME will randomly select 1 winner from all the eligible entries.
The award will be announced on or about June 30, 2019 and made by August 15, 2019.
1The Scholarship Prize will be awarded to the winner’s NextGen 529 account. If the winner does not have an existing NextGen 529 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.
2You must allow sufficient processing prior to May 29, 2019. Two weeks is recommended.