COVID-19: Vaccinated NMC students earn a shot at free tuition

TRAVERSE CITY — Northwestern Michigan College students have a chance to win free tuition, housing, bookstore gift certificates and more by getting vaccinated against COVID-19.

Students registered and enrolled for the fall semester, who have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, can enter the “Win Big” raffle through September 30, 2021.

Prizes include:

  • (2) Free Tuition and Fees for Spring 2022 Semester (max: $10,000)
  • (2) Free NMC Housing for a semester (Spring 2022)
  • (5) $500 NMC Bookstore Gift Cards
  • (10) $100 Amazon Gift Cards

The prize drawing will take place October 4, 2021. Students do not need to be present to win.

NMC will partner with the Grand Traverse County Health Department to host a free vaccine clinic Tuesday, Aug. 31 from 10 a.m.–4 p.m. during the student activities fair Pine Palooza.

Visit for a list of other vaccine clinic locations.


Release Date: August 19, 2021

For more information:

Diana Fairbanks
Associate Vice President of Public Relations, Marketing and Communications
(231) 995-1019


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