South Carolina Education Lottery

South Carolina Education Lottery

Investing in Education

About SCEL

Founded in 2002, SCEL supports South Carolina's education with lottery proceeds.

Games Offered

SCEL offers Powerball, Mega Millions, Lotto America, Palmetto Cash 5, Pick 3, and Pick 4.

How to Play

18+ to play. Get tickets at authorized retailers. Various games, various rules.

Winning SCEL Games

Match numbers right for jackpots or prizes.

Odds of Winning

Odds vary from 1 in millions to 1 in thousands.

Claiming Prizes

Sign the ticket, claim within 180 days.

Play Responsibly

Gambling should be enjoyable and within limits.

SCEL's Impact

Over $9 billion raised for education, benefiting tuition, scholarships, and more.

A Better South Carolina

SCEL enhances education and community in the state.