If I played scratch ' n match from publishers clearing house and won am I guaranteed to win the scratched amount

According to the 'PCH Online Official Rules', All entries received by 11:59 P.M., ET on 8/22/11 from this promotion will be eligible for up to $5,000.00..More?

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Monday, February 06 2012
Source: http://prism.pch.com/Rules/Rules.aspx?Cid=MQA1AA==