LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - The Arkansas Scholarship Lottery unveils its new instant games for the month today -- four games ranging from $1 to $10, and with top prizes ranging from $3,000 to $100,000.
The four new instant or “scratch-off” games for May: $1 Quick 7’s with a top prize of $3,000; $2 Triple Dynamite 777 with a top prize of $20,000; $5 Platinum 7’s with a top prize of $100,000; and $10 $10,000 Loaded with a top prize of $10,000.
“We love the excitement that comes from from releasing new instant games every month,” Arkansas Scholarship Lottery Director Bishop Woosley said, “and so do our players. And it’s all to the end goal of generating revenue for college scholarships for Arkansas students, which is our focus.”
The Lottery has provided nearly $700 million for more than 235,000 scholarships in the state since it began.
The deadline to apply for scholarships has been extended to June 15th by the Arkansas Department of Higher Education. Visit www.scholarships.ADHE.edu for more information.
More than 92 cents of every dollar of Lottery revenue goes to prizes, scholarships, retailer commissions and other expenses in Arkansas.
Since Lottery sales started in 2009, the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery has provided nearly $700 million for in-state college scholarships to Arkansas students, more than $2 billion in prizes to players, and more than $182 million in commissions to Lottery retailers.