A Scam Email with the Subject "GRANT AWARD NOTIFICATION" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 01 Feb 2007 07:30:50 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "MR PAUL WILLIAMS" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
FONDAZIONE INFORMATION Foundations Officer, Vittorio Foundation, ITALY. This is to notify you that you have been choosen By the Board of Trustees of the above International charity organization based in the Italy and UK, as one of the final Recepients of a Cash Grant/Donation for Educational,Economic, social and Research developments in your community for the year 2007.The Vittorio Foundation established in 1977 by the Multi-Million group was conceived with the objective Of Human Growth, Educational and Community development. In line with the 30 years anniversary program this year, the Vittorio Foundation in conjunction with the European Council is giving out Two Hundred and fifty Million United States Dollars as specific Donations/Grants to 150 lucky international recipients worldwide in different categories for Business development and Social uplift of their various communities. These funds are freely given to use for your business and educational development and your community development at large. Based on the random selection exercise of internet websites and millions of Super market cash invoices worldwide,you were selected among the lucky recipients to receive the award sum of US$1,500,000.00 (one million five hundred thousand United states Dollars) as charity donations/aid from the Vittorio Foundation in accordance with the enabling act of Parliament.(note that your email was selected from either the internet,after absolute viewing of your profile or a Shop's cash invoice around your area in which you might have purchased something from). You are required to Contact immediately the Our agent in Uk who is in charge of your grant with the email address below for qualification documentation and processing of your claims.Also, you are to contact back to this email when you have collected your US$1,550,000.00. Verification Agent MR PAUL WILLIAMS Email:firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: +447862114263 Fax : +448712476530 Please endeavour to quote your Qualification numbers (N-222-6747, E-900-56) in all your correspondence and send the below details to him. (1).NAME OF BENEFICIARY: (2).ADDRESS OF BENEFICIARY: (3).QUALIFICATION NUMBER: (4).PHONE NUMBER: (5).FAX NUMBER: (6).SEX: (7).AGE; You are by all means advised to keep this whole information confidential until you have collected your donation,to avoid double and unqualified claim, due to beneficiaries informing third parties on cash grant donation. On behalf of the Board, kindly accept our warmest congratulations!Happy New Year Yours faithfully, Mr. Gianni Mattioli. Foundation officer