Manitoba Vaccination Lottery

Manitoba Vaccination Lottery

ProtectMB Manitoba Vaccination lottery

As part of broader efforts to encourage vaccination, Manitoba is launching a new lottery that will award nearly $2 million in cash and scholarships to individuals who receive their COVID-19 vaccine.

All Manitobans aged 12 and up who have received at least one dose of vaccine by August 2 will be eligible for the first draw. All Manitobans aged 12 and up who have received two doses by September 6 will be eligible for the second draw.

Anyone who has been immunized by these deadlines will automatically be entered.

Each draw will award:

  • three prizes of $100,000 in the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority (excluding Churchill), for a total of $300,000;
  • one $100,000 prize in each of these regional health authorities, for a total of $400,000:
    • Prairie Mountain Health,
    • Southern Health-Santé Sud,
    • Interlake-Eastern Regional Health Authority, and
    • Northern Regional Health Authority (including Churchill).
  • 10 $25,000 scholarships for young people aged 12 to 17 across the province, for a total of $250,000.

Q&A

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What is the purpose of the Manitoba Vaccine Lottery?

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Who is eligible?

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What do I have to do to enter?

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When will the draws take place?

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How much are the prizes, and how will they be distributed?

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Are children eligible?

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What happens if you are a person who cannot be immunized for medical or other reasons?

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Who is not eligible?

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What should I do if I don’t want to participate in the lottery?

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I was immunized outside of Manitoba, but I live here. Am I still eligible?

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Is my immunization and other health information secure?

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What organizations are involved in the lottery?

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Ways to Help

Learn more about the COVID-19 vaccine
from official sources.