News & media coverage related to the 70 for 70 vaccination incentive


In the Media

AP News

UW System to offer vaccinated students $7K scholarships – Sunday, July 25, 2021

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Gov. Tony Evers creates a COVID-19 vaccine incentive program, giving $100 gift cards in exchange for the first shot – Monday, August 23, 2021

Wisconsin Department of Health Services

Vaccine reward signup: Get vaccinated get $100 – [August 25, 2021]

Wisconsin Public Radio

Wisconsin will give you $100 if you get a COVID-19 vaccine by Labor Day – Monday, August 23, 2021

Wisconsin State Journal

State offers $100 incentive to get first dose of COVID-19 vaccine by Labor Day – Tuesday, August 24, 2021


In the media – 70 for 70 on UW Campuses


Student Vaccination Rates Reported on September 15, 2021

UW-Eau Claire — 69%

UW-Green Bay — 55%

UW-La Crosse — 75%

UW-Madison — 91%

UW-Milwaukee — 74%

UW Oshkosh — 61%

UW-Parkside — 38%

UW-Platteville — 47%

UW-River Falls — 55%

UW-Stevens Point — 46%

UW-Stout — 58%

UW-Superior — 50%

UW-Whitewater — 64%