Hey you, data whiz! You’re an expert, a data aficionado, a steward of a finely tuned database – but not everyone gets it. Well, we do.

#SQLDataWins celebrates professionals who make an impact with data every day. Play along with us on Twitter by responding to our weekly tweets. It’s that simple.

Every Monday at 9:00am PT @SQLServer will tweet out a fun data-related scenario. We want to see your reaction in the form of a GIF, because, who doesn’t love a good GIF? Reply directly to the weekly tweet by Thursday at 11:59pm PT with your favorite GIF and include the hashtags #Sweepstakes #SQLDataWins in your tweet and you’ll be entered to win* an awesome SQL Server prize pack! A couple pro tips: You must be a legal resident of the 50 United States, and be sure to come back to @SQLServer every week for a brand-new scenario and another chance to win.

Looking to brush up on all things SQL Server and keep on winning with data? Check out these helpful resources to keep your data game on point.


How do I enter?

  1. Visit twitter.com/sqlserver
  2. Find the current week’s #SQLDataWins scenario tweet that’s pinned to the top of the timeline during each prize period
  3. Reply using the speech bubble/comment icon underneath the @SQLServer tweet
  4. Use the built-in GIPHY function in Twitter or select a GIF from the web or your phone to attach to your reply
  5. Include the two campaign hashtags by typing #Sweepstakes #SQLDataWins in the body of your reply
  6. Hit send!

Am I eligible to win?

You need to be:

  • A legal resident of the 50 United States (including the District of Columbia)
  • 18 years of age or older
  • If you’re under 18, you need to have consent of a parent or legal guardian

What can I win?

Each prize pack includes three (3) custom #SQLDataWins items:

  • One (1) Coffee mug
  • One (1) T-shirt
  • One (1) Backpack

How many winners are there each week?

We’ll randomly select 10 lucky winners each week

How do I find out if I won?

Check your mentions on Fridays! We’ll reply to the week’s winners every Friday. Be sure to DM us within 72 hours so we can confirm that you’re eligible and get your address to send you your prize!

Can I enter every week to win?

Yeah, go for it!

Can I enter to win more than once per week?

No, you can only enter to win once per week. You can reply as much as you want (you might just REALLY love GIFs), but multiple replies within the weekly entry period will not increase your chances of winning.

*No Purchase Necessary. Game ends 6/7/18. For full details, see the Official Rules.