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

This campaign ended October 31, 2021

Media Contact

Mark Pitsch

Media Relations Director
University of Wisconsin System Administration
mpitsch@uwsa.edu


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


Student Vaccination Rates Reported on October 27, 2021

81% — UW-Eau Claire

71% — UW-Green Bay

82% — UW-La Crosse

94% — UW-Madison*

91% — UW-Milwaukee

73% — UW Oshkosh

73% — UW-Parkside

54% — UW-Platteville

73% — UW-River Falls

71% — UW-Stevens Point

77% — UW-Stout

70% — UW-Superior

74% — UW-Whitewater

*UW-Madison is not participating in the 70 for 70 campaign.