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Announcing the Winners of the 2015 Kickoff College Savings Giveaway

Our fourth Annual Kickoff College Savings Giveaway with the Cincinnati Bengals ended recently. This Giveaway ran from October 4th to December 21st, 2015. During that time we received more than 24,000 entries!

Our Grand Prize Winner, Stacy Schmitz, won the $10,000 College Savings Award! Stacy was presented with the award Sunday, January 3rd, 2016 at the 50-yard line of Paul Brown Stadium, before the Bengals win over the Baltimore Ravens. Stacy will be using her award to continue her family’s college savings for their two daughters!

The Second Place Winner, Mary Puckett, is the lucky winner of a visit from a Bengals team member to her child’s schools. Our runners-up will receive autographed Bengals memorabilia and other prizes from the Bengals.

Here’s the list of the 15 lucky people who were randomly selected as winners:

Grand Prize Winner: Stacy Schmitz, Seville

Second Place Winner: Mary Puckett, Okeana

Runners-Up: Autographed Bengals Memorabilia

  • Susanne Burritt, Dayton
  • Gary Scalzo, Mentor
  • Karolyn Beals, North Ridgeville
  • Joanne Boone, Hillsboro
  • Melissa Rank, Sheboygan, WI
  • James Morrow, Fairborn
  • Stacy Okuley, Amherst
  • Scott Winans, Doylestown
  • Scott Kidd, Springboro
  • Libby Jacobs, Newton Falls


    Runners-Up: Bengals Prize

  • Stephanie Moenter, Delphos
  • Jennifer Alber Vales, Strongsville
  • William Wilson, Cincinnati

Thank you to everyone who participated. Congratulations to all our winners!*

If your name is listed here as a winner and you have not yet contacted CollegeAdvantage, please do so now so that you don’t risk forfeiting your award! Call 1-800-AFFORD-IT (233-6734) anytime between 8:30 am and 6:00 pm ET.

*Please note that the list of winners is subject to change.

Posted on January 06, 2016

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