Gift Card FAQs

The St. Louis County Department of Public Health is ending its COVID vaccination incentive gift card program effective February 28. County residents can still become eligible for this program if they begin their vaccine series on or before February 28 at a DPH-sponsored vaccination site. County residents must complete their second dose on or before March 31 to be eligible to receive $150 in grocery and gasoline gift cards. Residents with questions about the program may email comments.DPH@stlouisco.com or call 314-615-6472.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who can get gift cards?

In order to qualify for the incentive, you must:

  • Live in St. Louis County
  • Be 5 years of age or older
  • Get fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at a Department of Public Health (DPH) vaccination event.

What are the cards worth?

You will receive one $100 grocery card and one $50 gas card.

How do I get mine?

Cards will be sent via certified mail to the address you give during registration. Be sure that the name and address you give when you register at the vaccine site are correct.

For minors, gift cards will be delivered to the attending parent or guardian’s address.

When will I get them?

As of 12/13/2021, DPH is experiencing delays with the procurement and delivery of the gift cards from both vendors. Please expect delays in the delivery of gift cards. DPH is working diligently to come up with solutions to keep the gift card program operating smoothly.

Where do I get vaccinated if I want to participate?

Events that are sponsored by DPH on or after September 25, 2021 qualify for the program. Visit our vaccine events page for more information, and select sites listed as “Gift Card Eligible.”  

What if I don’t have a stable address?

Please call 314-615-6472 to discuss your options.

Can I get more than one set of cards?

No. Each person is limited to one gas card and one grocery card.

How long will this program last?

Gift cards will be available only while supplies last.