Two children to win $5,529 for college

Published 3:55 pm Monday, November 6, 2017

ATLANTA — It’s never too late to start saving for a child’s college education, and it’s not too late for families across Georgia to enter for a chance to win more than $5,000 for their child’s or grandchild’s college savings.
The What If …? College Savings Giveaway kicked off in September, College Savings Month, and the deadline to enter is Nov. 15. Two entries will be randomly selected and awarded $5,529 towards a Path2College 529 Plan account. The giveaway is open to parents, legal guardians or grandparents (age 21 and older) of a child age 18 or under (at the time of entry) who are Georgia residents. For prize details, official rules and to enter, visit  No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited. Sponsored by the Path2College 529 Plan.
“Our goal is to reach families and educate them about the importance of saving for college and the resources the state of Georgia provides to help them achieve their college savings goals,” said Mitch Seabaugh, executive director of the Path2College 529 Plan. “Through promotions like this, we have reached tens of thousands of families who might not have otherwise known about our state plan and this opportunity to save for the future.”
This marks the fifth year for the giveaway, and more than $110,000 has been awarded to Georgia children and schools. Past winners include Myla Pulliam of Athens, James McCarn from Savannah, Sophia Hinson of Fayetteville, Alden Annis of Dallas, Anand Shah of Snellville, and Isabelle Stoltz from Watkinsville.

For additional information about the Path2College 529 Plan or to open an account, visit