A Scam Email with the Subject "Ref No: G8/EU/2222/07G NOTICE OF GRANT AWARD" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 24 Oct 2007 04:02:19 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was firstname.lastname@example.org, although it may have been spoofed.
SHELL INTERNATIONAL LTD, SHELL FOUNDATION, LONDON SE1 7NA, UNITED KINGDOM Ref No: G8/EU/2222/07G Dear Donation Beneficiary, NOTICE OF GRANT AWARD The Shell Foundation United Kingdom is glad to notify you that you have been chosen by the board of trustees as one of the final recipients of a cash Grant/Donation for your own personal, educational, and business development. The Shell Foundation United Kingdom, it was established in the year 2000 by the Shell Multi-Million Groups and is now supported by the United Nations (UN), European Union (EU), and the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS). To celebrate the 6th anniversary program, the Shell Foundation United Kingdom in conjunction with other relevant bodies is giving out a yearly donation of £ 16,000,000 GB Pounds (Sixteen Million Great Britain Pounds Sterling) to 20 lucky recipients. These specific Donations/Grants will be awarded to recipients worldwide; in different categories for their personal business development and enhancement of their educational plans. At least 15% of the awarded funds should be used to develop a part of your environment. This program has been conceived with the objective of human growth, educational, and community development. , which is a measure to universal development strategy. Kindly note that you will only be chosen to receive the donation once, which means that subsequent yearly donation will not get to you again. Take time and thought in spending the donation wisely on a project that will stand the test of time. You were selected among the lucky recipients to receive the award sum of £ 800,000.00 GB Pounds ( Eight Hundred Thousand Great Britain Pounds Sterling) as charity donations/aid from the Shell Foundation United Kingdom in accordance with the enabling act of Parliament. You will be required to fill the form below and email it to our Finance Officer below for documentation and processing of the remittance of your grant. After contacting our office with the requested data, you will be given your donation pin number, which you will use in collecting the funds. Please endeavor 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: =========================================== SEND ALL YOUR CLAIMS AND INQUIRIES TO Dr. Ian Graham Financial Officer, Shell Foundation. Tel: +44-701-114-1130 Email: email@example.com All information is strictly confidential and will only be used for the purpose to which it is been requested. Finally, all funds should be claimed by their respective beneficiaries, no later than 21 days after notification. Failure to do so will result to outright cancellation.. On behalf of the Board, kindly accept our warmest congratulations. Regards, Mrs. Harry Juliet Grants Co-ordinator