Instant Prize Crossword

$20 Instant Prize Crossword unscratched ticket $20 Instant Prize Crossword scratched ticket

Price: $20

Win Up To 50X Your Prize!

Ready for words that win instantly? Play Instant Prize Crossword Scratchers®! Uncover any “PINK” Instant Prize word, win that prize! Also featuring Two Multipliers, Eight instant Win Words, and a Fast $100 Spot! Plus, there is a chance to WIN UP TO $2,000,000! 

Game Number: 1417

Overall odds: 1 in 3.10

Cash odds: 1 in 5.29

Odds and Available Prizes

Last Updated Jan 21, 2021 03:23:29 a.m.

This table reflects all Scratchers prizes for this game. After game start, some prizes, including top prizes, may have been claimed. Odds are rounded to the nearest whole number.


Go to Scratchers 2nd Chance program to submit your non-winning tickets for another way to win!

Prizes Odds 1 in Prizes Remaining
$2,000,000 1,236,000 12 of 21
$25,000 589,909 25 of 44
$10,000 552,255 24 of 47
$5,000 120,167 138 of 216
$2,000 3,960 4,065 of 6,555
$1,000 1,490 10,946 of 17,425
$500 568 18,836 of 45,722
$250 398 26,968 of 65,210
$200 183 58,459 of 141,468
$100 40 268,370 of 652,137
$50 21 499,357 of 1,210,445
$25 9 1,145,336 of 2,770,310
Ticket 8 1,455,407 of 3,460,800

  1. Scratch “YOUR LETTERS” play area to reveal a total of 20 letters.
  2. In each PUZZLE; scratch each letter that matches “YOUR LETTERS.”
  3. In each PUZZLE; completely uncover three or more words, win corresponding
    prize shown in the PRIZE KEY.
  4. If you completely uncover any one “PINK” Instant Prize word, win the
    corresponding prize shown for that same word (even if there are less than
    three words revealed in the PUZZLE). A “PINK” Instant Prize word has each
    and every letter of the word highlighted in pink.
  5. Scratch “PUZZLE 1 MULTIPLIER.” Multiply your PUZZLE 1 winning prize or the
    “PINK” Instant Prize word winning prize by the number revealed in the
    “PUZZLE 1 MULTIPLIER.
  6. ”Scratch “PUZZLE 2 MULTIPLIER.” Multiply your PUZZLE 2 winning prize or the
    “PINK” Instant Prize word winning prize by the number revealed in the
    “PUZZLE 2 MULTIPLIER.”
  7. EACH PUZZLE PLAYS SEPARATELY. Words on each PUZZLE cannot be
    combined to win a higher prize.
  8. EACH MULTIPLIER PLAYS SEPARATELY. The number revealed in the Puzzle 1
    MULTIPLIER cannot be combined with the number revealed in Puzzle 2
    MULTIPLIER to win a higher multiplier number. The number revealed in
    Puzzle 1 MULTIPLIER cannot be used to multiply a Puzzle 2 winning prize.
  9. FAST $100 SPOT: Uncover a “100” in the “FAST $100 SPOT,” win $100
    instantly! “FAST $100 SPOT” does not multiply.
    Players can win up to three (3) times on this ticket.

$100,000 TOTAL in Scratchers 2nd Chance Weekly Pool Draws

If your Scratchers ticket isn't an instant winner, submit your non-winning Scratchers ticket into 2nd Chance for another opportunity to win cash prizes in a weekly draw.


There are two simple ways to enter your ticket into 2nd Chance. Submit your ticket on the website by entering the first 13 digits of your entry code (see 1 below) and first 7 digits of your ticket ID (see 2 below). Or, for a fast and easy way to play, submit your ticket on the California Lottery mobile app by scanning the barcode (see 3 below). 


Check out the Scratchers 2nd Chance program for more information.

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