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2023 Powerball First Millionaire of the Year

You could celebrate New Year's Eve in style! Powerball First Millionaire of the Year

Important Dates

Promotion starts: 7/12/23
Vouchers stop printing: 8/14/23
Entry Deadline: 8/15/23
Drawing: 8/16/23

You could win $1,000 and a chance to win a trip to New York City for New Year’s Eve 2023 plus a chance to win $1 million in the Powerball First Millionaire of the Year® Promotion!

How to Enter:

Between July 12 and August 14, 2023, vouchers for the Powerball First Millionaire of the Year Promotion will print with every $4 Powerball with Power Play and Double Play purchase. Voucher numbers can be entered online at using an MVP Club account for a chance to win one of 15 prizes of $1,000. These 15 winners will also be entered into a national drawing for the chance to participate in the Powerball First Millionaire of the Year drawing on New Year’s Eve.

Players will receive one voucher for each Powerball purchase of $4 or more on a single ticket with the Power Play and Double Play options. For example, an $8 Powerball purchase with Power Play and Double Play on the same ticket will receive two voucher numbers; and a $12 Powerball purchase with Power Play and Double Play will receive three voucher numbers; and so on. Eligible ticket purchases can have up to five plays and a maximum of 12 weeks’ worth of drawings.

Enter Contest →

You will be asked to log in to the MVP Club before entering. You can also access the contest by logging in to the MVP Club, then clicking on the “Contests” button.

If you are not an MVP Club member, click here to join the MVP Club.

Prizes and Drawing Information:

One drawing will be held August 16, 2023, to select a total of 15 winners. Each winner will receive $1,000 cash.


Entry Period

Drawing Date

  1. Christopher Luna, Omaha
  2. Mike Roeber, Norfolk
  3. Jacquelyn Slaughter, Omaha
  4. Thomas Coleman, Kearney
  5. Chad Shuff, Omaha
  6. Carl Mann, Bellevue
  7. Yolanda Veasley, Omaha
  8. Phillip Darnell, Gibbon
  9. Lorinda Buss, Sterling
  10. Faron Springer, Bellevue
  11. Julie Melsa, Shelton
  12. Edwin Toainga, Columbus
  13. Tim Baxter, Pleasanton
  14. Matt Cavanaugh, Norfolk
  15. Reginald Craven, Jr., East Bend, NC

July 12 – August 15, 2023

August 16, 2023

All 15 winners will be provided to the Multi-State Lottery Association (MUSL) by November 6, 2023. MUSL will randomly draw five finalists from the names of all winners provided by participating lotteries. These five winners will win an epic trip to New York City for New Year’s Eve 2023 and participate in the Powerball First Millionaire of the Year drawing for $1 Million.

Promotion Specifics:

A player may enter multiple times, but each voucher number may only be entered once. Entries will be accepted until 11:59 p.m. CT on August 15, 2023.

Entry vouchers are required for contest prize verification and should be retained until the contest has ended and prizes have been awarded. Entry submissions found to be fraudulent, entered in error or otherwise containing incorrect information will be disqualified. Winners who cannot provide their entry vouchers for verification will be disqualified.

Winners will be contacted by a Nebraska Lottery representative following the drawing. The winning voucher numbers will not be posted.

MVP Club members are responsible for updating their profile and contact information to make sure it is current. Incomplete or inaccurate information may lead to direct forfeiture of any prize an MVP Club member may win. The Nebraska Lottery and its staff are not responsible for going to extra lengths to find an MVP Club member that has provided incorrect or incomplete member data. To update your profile, click here.

Click here for complete contest rules.

Published on 06/28/2023