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$100 Incentive for COVID shot

Wisconsin DHS announces major program for limited time to help stop the spread

By Kirk Heminger -  iCare Director of Marketing

August 23, 2021

Dear iCare Members,

You may have heard that Governor Tony Evers and the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) announced Wisconsin residents who get their first dose of any COVID-19 vaccine from a vaccine provider located in Wisconsin beginning August 20 through September 6 can receive a $100 Visa® Gift Card. Wisconsin residents ages 12 and over are eligible for the reward and can request the reward by going to the Reward Sign-up page or by calling 844-684-1064 (language assistance is available). Proof of insurance, citizenship, ID is not required to be eligible for or to receive the $100 gift card.

This is our shot

In order to receive the reward, Wisconsinites ages 12 and older will need to have received their first COVID-19 vaccine within the period of August 20 through September 6 and submit the request for the $100 Visa Gift Card on the DHS Reward Sign-up page at Information submitted in the form will be used to verify you received your shot. 

For more information on the incentive program, visit the DHS $100 reward page or call 844-684-1064 (language assistance is available).

Let's answer a few questions that have been asked

Q: How long does it take to get your Visa card from Wisconsin DHS?

A: Visa cards may take up to six weeks to be mailed to participants. For more information on the incentive program, visit the DHS $100 reward page or call 844-684-1064 (language assistance is available).


Q: Where can I can find vaccine locations near me?

A: To find a COVID-19 vaccine location in your community, visit or call 211 or 877-947-2211.


Q: I prefer a phone more than a computer. What can I do? 

A: If you do not have a valid email address or you need assistance filling out the form, call 844-684-1064, Monday through Sunday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. CST. Spanish, Hmong, Chinese Mandarin, Hindi, and Somali language assistance is available.


Q: If I get vaccinated at the Veterans Administration or by Tribal Health Services, can I still earn a $100 Visa Gift Card?

A: Yes!


We hope you find this helpful. Act fast: September 6 is right around the corner! What better way to celebrate protecting yourself, your family, your friends, and your community from COVID and the Delta variant than with a a $100 Visa Gift Card!


Kirk Heminger

Kirk Heminger - iCare Director of Marketing

Kirk directs marketing and community partnerships for iCare. He joined iCare in April of 2017. In addition to over 14 years of insurance experience, he also has experience leading marketing and lead generation in the technology industry and began his career as a copywriter for an advertising and graphic design agency. He has a Journalism degree from the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire. His current responsibilities include leading a talented team of individuals to implement branding, advertising, lead generation, communications, public relations, events, sponsorships and digital strategy.

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