Back-to-School Sweepstakes 2024

What would you do with an extra $500? Enter Advance America’s Back-to-School Sweepstakes for a chance to win — and nominate a teacher who could use some money for their classroom! 

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Back-to-School Sweepstakes 

Our Back-to-School Sweepstakes opens on July 8, 2024, and runs until July 29, 2024. The drawing will be held on July 30, 2024. Winners will be notified by email. Be sure to enter for a chance to win $500 and support a teacher in your community! 

How to enter: 

  1. Visit our Back-to-School Sweepstakes page and submit your entry. 
  2. Nominate a teacher (optional). 
  3. Share with friends and family. When they enter your info, you earn extra entries! 


  1. Must be age 18+ to enter. 
  2. Must be a resident of a participating state.
  3. Limit one prize per person regardless of the number of email addresses the Entrant owns. 

Full terms and conditions.

Back-to-School costs 

Did you know the average family spends about $600 per child on school supplies? Essential expenses that need to be planned for the school year include textbooks, school supplies, and technology. 

To help keep costs down, check out our Back-to-School Shopping Guide for tips on finding no- or low-cost school supplies, tax-free shopping holiday dates, and more. 

Visit your local Advance America store to discover how we can help you get the money you need this school year and beyond. 

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