A Scam Email with the Subject "UK FOUNDATION GRANT AWARD!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 10 Nov 2008 03:52:02 -0500 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "UK FOUNDATION" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
The Uk Foundation for basic research In conjunction with the ECOWAS,UNO and the EU We are celebrate the 30th anniversary program, We are giving out a yearly donation of £500,000.00 (five hundred thousand pounds sterling) each to 100 lucky recipients. These specific Donations/Grants will be awarded to 100 lucky international recipients worldwide; in different categories for their personal business development and enhancement of their educational plans. This is a yearly program, which is a measure of universal development strategy. was conceived with the objective of human growth, educational and scientific research, with a mind also for Community development. Based on the random selection exercise of internet websites and millions of supermarket cash invoices worldwide, you were selected among the lucky recipients to receive the award sum of ( £500,000.00 ) You are required to contact the Claims Processing Manager below, for your grant award of qualification documentation and processing of your claims. Please endeavor to quote your Qualification numbers (N-222-6647, E-910-56), REF Number: SW/90/0021/7896/56 BATCH No: 34/0065/KJY in all discussions, forward your complete details to the claims processing officer. MR. George Jackson. Claims Processing Manager TEL: +4470 1114 6944 FAX: +4470 9285 9451 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Email: email@example.com NOTE:THE FOLLOWING DETAILS ARE NEEDED FROM YOU AS TO ENABLE YOUR DONATION FUNDS RELEASE ! 1. Full Names: 2. Residential Address: 3. Direct Phone No: 4. Fax Number: 5. Email address: 6. Qualification numbers 7. Sex: 8. Nationality: 9. Occupation: 10.Age: On behalf of the Board kindly, accept our warmest congratulations. In your best interest to avoid mix up of numbers and names of any kind,we request that you keep the entire details of your award strictly from public notice until the process of transferring your claims has been completed, and your funds remitted to your account. This is part of our security protocol to avoid double claiming or unscrupulous acts by participants/nonparticipants of this program. Sincerely Yours, MRS.MARRY JACK. THE PROMOTION COORDINATOR,