By participating in the MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet “The Woolworths & MySchool Win R100 000 for Your School Competition”
promotion you accept the following terms and conditions:

  1. The “The Woolworths & MySchool Win R100 000 for Your School Competition” promotion (“the Promotion”) is operated by Virtual Market Place Pty Ltd (Reg. No: 1997/016316/07) (“MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet”) of Atlantic House, Corner Longmarket and Corporation Street, Cape Town.
  2. The Promotion is open to all MySchool schools in South Africa. Pre-registration is compulsory for schools to participate. The competition is also open to all MySchool or linked Woolworths card holders.
  3. The Promotion shall commence on 11 April 2016 and close on 26 June at 24:00.
  4. Grand Prize Winner Announcement - 18 July 2016
  5. The Promotion is not open to employees and their direct family members of MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet and Woolworths Pty Ltd, including the employees and direct family members of their respective advertising and promotional agencies and distributors.
  6. In order to enter the promotion and qualify to win schools participating in the MySchool Programme must have registered for the competition by no later than 30 April 2016 by completing the relevant registration form emailed to the school.  MySchool registered schools can also email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 0860 100 445 to receive a registration form supplied to the schools by MySchool. Only the first 1000 Schools to register (“the Qualifying Schools”) will qualify for the ‘Win R100 000 for your school competition.  
  7. The prize is as follows: School Grand Prize:  3 x R100,000 for School PLUS 3 x R50,000 to pay forward - Three qualifying schools in each Category which participate in the MySchool Programme stand a chance to win a prize of R100 000 each (“the Grand Prize”). Each winning school will also be allowed to nominate an under-resourced school or charity with the assistance of MySchool to receive R50 000 for a sustainability prize e.g. a Water Tank.

      CATERGORY A CATEGORY B CATEGORY C
    Grand Prize R100,000 R100,000 R100,000
    Pay it forward Prize to under resourced school for sustainability project. R50,000 R50,000 R50,000

    Active supporter count

    500 + active supporters per school

    Between 100 – 499 active supporters per school

    Up to 100 active supporters per school

  8. How to Win: Base and Bonus Scores are earned and tallied up to be reflected in a leader board. Base points are earned by Supporters linked to your school by: Number of transactions (swipes) X number of items bought at Woolworths stores by MySchool or Woolies linked cardholders. Bonus Boost Scores – During the campaign schools will be given challenges to earn bonus scores to boost their scores.  The how will be reflected in the campaign and added to these terms and conditions as they are launched. In the event of a tie between more than three of the highest scoring Qualifying School, the winner will be the Qualifying School that has the most number of active MySchool Cards or Linked Woolworths Cards. In the event of a tie between any Qualifying Classes, the principal of that school shall draw the winner in terms of a lucky draw.

  9. April School booster Challenge: Swipe, parents, swipe!
    The Prizes: The Top 3 entries (1 per category) will each win exciting prizes worth R20 000.Plus we’ll boost your score, just for entering.

    The How-to:
    1.Challenge your classes to create innovative and fun posters or videos that remind parents to SWIPE their linked MySchool Card whenever they shop at Woolies (and to get one if they don’t have one already).
    2.Choose your school’s best entry and share it with us on Twitter by 11 May 2016. Remember to include the following in your Tweet:  Hey @MySchool_SA. Here’s our #WinR100K April Score Booster entry. Alternatively send your entry to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
    3.MySchool judges will choose the 3 winning entries (1 per category).
    4.Winners will be announced 6 June 2016. It could be a class from your school!

    Win R50 000 education bursary for a child.
    1.Your school must be registered for the competition for you to stand a chance of winning. If you don’t see your school’s name, remind your principal to register your school by 30 April 2016.
    2.Your MySchool or Woolies card must be linked to the registered school.
    3.Swipe to enter: Swipe your MySchool or linked Woolies Card every time you shop at Woolworths, and you’ll be automatically entered to win a R50 000 bursary for your child.
    4.12 Winners: Your entry will automatically fall into the same category as your school in our #WinR100K competition. At the end of the competition, we’ll draw 4 winners per category. The Bursary is for a child either your own child or a child that you nominate.

    How to Save Water & Recycle Earth Cred challenge:
    The Prizes: 3 schools will win R20 000 in exciting prizes. Plus we’ll boost your score, just for entering.

    The How-to:

    1. Save Water Earth Cred challenge: Create an innovative video or poster showing us how your school saves water.
        Recycle Earth Cred challenge: Create an innovative video or poster showing us how your schools recycles their plastic/paper etc. Any items that are recyclable.

    2. Principals or school champions choose their school’s best idea and share it on Twitter by 11 May 2016 using these tags:
        @MySchool_SA and #WinR100K. Alternatively send your entry to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

    3. Send each challenge before 20 June 2016.

    Scores can be boosted as per below:
    Category A: 3000 boost
    Category B: 1000 boost
    Category C: 500 boost

    SUPPORTERS Challenge:

    Supporters stand a chance to win 1 (one) of 12  (twelve) education bursaries worth R50 000 each (4 winners per category).

    1.Your school must be registered for the competition for you to stand a chance of winning.

    Swipe to enter: Swipe your MySchool or linked Woolies Card every time you shop at Woolworths, and you’ll be automatically entered to win a R50,000 bursary for your child (every item purchased is an entry into the lucky draw.   Your entry will fall into the same category as your school in our WinR100K competition. At the end of the competition, we’ll draw 4 winners per category via a lucky draw.

    MySchool will contribute R50 000 towards the school fees, school uniforms and stationery requirements for any school-going child nominated by the winning Supporter. These funds will be paid directly to the school where the child is attending (which must be a school or tertiary institution registered with MySchool) in one lump sum. Part of the funds may be paid out as a gift card to allow for the purchase of school uniforms and stationery from Woolworths, should the winning supporter prefer this. This prize is not redeemable as cash and cannot be split or transferred.  The Woolworths gift card is subject to additional terms and conditions set out clause 6 below.

    2.The judge’s decision shall be final and no correspondence will be entered into. The winner selection process will be overseen by an independent admitted attorney.

    3.MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet collects and uses personal information about entrants to allow them to enter the Promotion, comply with audit requirements in terms of the Consumer Protection Act and to determine the winner of the promotion. MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet may use the winner’s name and/or images in marketing material but the winner will be informed of this beforehand and will be given an opportunity to refuse to permit any use of his/her name and/or image. For more about our how MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet uses personal information, please read our privacy notice at www.myschool.co.za/privacynotice.

    4.The prizes are not transferable, non-refundable, non-exchangeable and cannot be redeemed for cash.

    5.By participating in the Promotion, the winner agrees to release and hold MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet and Woolworths Pty Ltd harmless against any and all losses, damages, rights, claims and actions of any kind in connection with this Promotion or resulting from acceptance, possession, or use of the prize, including, without limitation, personal injuries, death, property damage and claims based on defamation or invasion of privacy.

    6.The Woolworths gift card is subject to the following terms and conditions:
    a.the gift card is only exchangeable for merchandise and may not be redeemed for cash;
    b.no cash change will be given;
    c.the gift card may not be redeemed against purchases made at any Engen Woolworths Food Stops or Woolworths stores outside of the Republic of South Africa;
    d.the gift card is valid for 36 months from the date of issue.
    e.the card may not be used to make payments into any Woolworths card account or Woolworths loan account or utilities account.