Back To School Text Competition Terms and Conditions

Back To School Text Competition

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

1.                   What is the Digicel’s “Back to School” Text Competition?

         The Digicel’s “Back to School” Text Competition gives all Digicel customers a chance to win great prizes by registering and participating in the competition.

2.                   Who is eligible to enter this promotion?

         All Digicel customers; prepaid and postpaid are qualified to participate in the promotion.

3.                    What is the promotional period?

         The promotion begins at 12a.m. on Wednesday September 1, 2021 to 11:59p.m. on Thursday, September 30, 2021.

4.                    How do I enter the promotion/how does the promotion works?

         You may enter by texting the word B2S to 6789. There is a $1 charge to enter for the competition. You will then receive a text message advising of the random token you were awarded, its associated points and overall points/rank in the competition.


Welcome to the Back to School Hunt! You filled your backpack with {token}. Worth {value}. Your backpack is now worth {balance} pts & ranked {rank}. Text B2S to 6789 to increase your points. $1/text”


The grand prize is shown in the table below:


Winner Categories

No. of Winners


1st Grand Prize Winner

1 winner

1 Mac Book Pro


5.  What tokens are sent at each request and what amounts of points is assigned to each?

•  Tokens and their corresponding points are shown in the table below:


Tokens & Values:





25 pts


15 pts


15 pts


50 pts


10 pts


10 pts


60 pts

Lunch kit

80 pts


15 pts


15 pts


100 pts


75 pts


250 pts


500 pts


200 pts

Water bottle

125 pts


500 pts


450 pts


300 pts

USB Port

200 pts


150 pts


800 pts


900 pts

DVD/CD reader

1000 pts


700 pts

Hard Drive

1500 pts


2000 pts


2500 pts


850 pts


750 pts


5000 pts

6. Am I able increase my points and rank in the competition?

    •  Yes.

    •  By texting “B2S” to 6789, you will be able to get more tokens to increase your points and rank in the competition. Each text to 6789 will be at the cost of $1. The below message will be sent to subscribers phones:

          i.      “You filled your backpack with {token}. Worth {value}. Your backpack is now worth {balance} pts & ranked {rank}. Text B2S to 6789 to increase your points. $1/text”

7.  What is a ‘Double/Triple Entry’ day?

    •  Digicel selects a random day in which each correct answer gives the participant doubled/tripled their chance to win.

8.   How will I be notified of a ‘Double/Triple Entry’ day?

    •   Customers will receive a text similar to the one below:

       i.      ‘‘Today ONLY Digicel will give double your chance for every correct answer! Simply text B2S to 6789 to increase your chances to win great prizes. Costs $1’

9.  How are the prizes selected?

    •   The customer who has the highest rank will be the winner.

    •   The Grand Prize is awarded on Friday October 1, 2021 at 12pm to the customers with the top rank for the duration of the promotion (September 1, 2021 to September 30, 2021)

10. Do I get an entry for each text sent to 6789?

    •  Yes.

    •  Subscribers can text in ‘B2S to 6789 to accumulate more points by destroying the enemy.

    • Note: Each text to 6789 will be at the cost of $1.

11.  Is there a cut off time for Grand Prize entries to be received?

    • Yes. All entries must be received by 11:59:59pm on Thursday September 30, 2021.

12.  When will the Grand Prize winner be selected?

    •  The winner will be selected on Tuesday, September 1, 2020.

13.  How often am I allowed to enter?

    •  You are allowed to enter as often as you wish.

14.   How will I know if I have won?

    • If your entry was selected, you will be contacted via phone by a representative from Digicel.

15.   What if I was called, but I missed the call?

    •  In order to win the prize, you are required speak with the Digicel representative.

    •  If the call is unanswered then the attempt has failed. A failed attempt includes calls that are unanswered, calls that go to the voicemail or if the phone is turned off.

    •  Three (3) attempts, within an hour, will be made to contact each customer that is chosen.

    •  If all three (3) attempts fail, then another potential winner is selected.

16.   If I was contacted and won, where do I collect the prize?

    •   You will be required to collect your prize at the Digicel office located in St. Vincent.


17.   If I was contacted and have won, how long do I have to collect my prize?

    •  You are required to collect your prize within 30 days of being contacted.


18.    What do I need in order to claim the prize?

    •  You are required to take with you the following items

        i.      A government issued photo ID (passport, driver’s license or national voter’s ID)

        ii.      The phone with the SIM for the winning number that was used to enter.


19. Am I allowed to enter if I am under 18 years of age?

    •  Yes. Persons under 18 years are allowed to enter.


20.  What do I do if I have won, and I am under 18 years old?

    • Juveniles (under 18) winning must be accompanied by parents/guardians in order to claim prizes. All winners must present the winning phone number called as well as a valid national government ID, to claim their prizes. Parents/guardians should also present a valid national government ID as well as the child.