A Scam Email with the Subject "NOTICE OF GRANT AWARD [G8/EU/2222/07G]" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 11 Jul 2007 21:12:54 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was Shell Foundation <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Award Recipient, In conjunction with other relevant bodies on the celebration of its 7th Annivasary, the Shell Foundation has given out an annual Grant Award of £16,000,000 GB Pounds (Sixteen Million Great Britain Pound Sterlings ) to 20 lucky recipients. Your email was selected among the lucky recipients to receive the award sum of £800,000.00 GB Pounds (Eight Hundred Thousand Great Britain Pound Sterlings) as charity donations/aid in accordance with the enabling act of Parliament. You will be required to provide the requested details below for documentation and processing of the remittance of your grant award. Please endeavour to quote your Qualification numbers (G8-222-6747, EU-900-56) in all correspondence. FULL NAMES: ADDRESS: COUNTRY: SEX: AGE: MARITAL STATUS: OCCUPATION: E-MAIL ADDRESS: TELEPHONE NUMBER: PLEASE DIRECT ALL CLAIMS AND INQUIRIES TO Mr. Ed Wolferson Financial Officer, Shell Foundation Tel: +44-703-192-7680 Email: email@example.com All provided information will be treated as strictly confidential and will only be used for the purpose which it is meant for. Regards. Sir Alan Bullock Grants Co-ordinator