Grant Donation Scams Being Sent by Scammers

Grant Donation Scams Being Sent by Scammers

Online users, beware of fake Grant Donation emails like the ones below being sent by online scammers. The aim of the scammers is to trick their potential victims into sending them their personal information. Then, the scammers will subsequently ask their potential victims to send them money before they can received their so-called grant. But, if the money is sent, the scammers will take it and disappear, and the victims will not get the grant they were promised.

Samples of Grant Donation Scams

Subject: Grant Donation

Date: Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:31:03 -0700

From: Maria <>


To: Recipients <>

You were chosen to receive a Cash Grant Donation of ???1,700,000 from Maria-Elisabeth, Respond back for more details.

From: Dowless, Roy <>

Sent: Thursday, June 27, 2019 9:34:04 AM

To: Dowless, Roy

Subject: RE:


You have been picked for an charity grant benefit Email for more details

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  • February 6, 2020 at 6:57 PM by info

    "Find the truth of donations

    Thu 2/6/2020 7:25 PM

    From: Okurmu Stephen -


    My dear Reid Hoffman

    Call for companionship partners.

    Good morning beautiful

    Thanks and blessings for reaching out to me and I to you and meeting you in LinkedIn network.

    I am Br Stephen Okurmu from the institute of the Brothers of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (Marian BrothersAkaba Community)

    P.O Box 31 Nebbi-UGANDA

    I am building sustainable livelihood skills and knowledge in the young vulnerable people in education for growth and development: Spiritually Physically Naturally Socially Financially and Humanly as the primary pillar of the resources.

    I am humbled with what you are doing and requesting you to kindly send me the addresses for GRANT DONATION.

    If you can get for me the volunteers who can work with us I will be grateful.

    May you please send me the details address of CEO/ CSR of LinkedIn and Ziraat Bank Turkey.

    May give me the details of:

    1. Elchibay Khalibayli

    2. Okeke Uchechukwu Benson

    In connection to the Grant Donation.

    Below are the details attachment.

    Thanks, hope to hear from you positively and you can forward this to them.

    Fraternity humble regards

    Br Stephen Okurmu

    Email Whatsapp 256775793163"

    Here is another scam.

  • December 20, 2019 at 8:22 AM by info

    "From: Gonzalez, Melanie

    Sent: Friday, December 20, 2019 2:28 AM

    To: Gonzalez, Melanie

    Subject: RE: Hurry! Christmast GIFT

    Humanitarian Grant Donation, Reply for claims"

    Here is another scam.

  • December 4, 2019 at 3:23 PM by info

    Here is another scam

    - Forwarded message -

    From: "Boland, Corinne" <>

    Date: Nov 28, 2019 9:46 PM

    Subject: RE: Special X-mas Grant

    Humanitarian Grant, Respond directly to Email: for claim

  • August 18, 2019 at 10:49 PM by info

    Another scam.

    "From: Margaret Thornton <>

    Subject: GRANT TO YOU

    Date: August 18, 2019 at 7:25:39 AM PDT

    To: Margaret Thornton <>

    Humanitarian Grant, Contact Email Below For More Info.


    Thank you."

  • July 16, 2019 at 7:06 PM by info


    Sent: July 16, 2019 2:20 AM


    Subject: Donation

    Your Email Account was selected for a Donation of $2,500,000.00. Contact us for more info via:"

    Here is another scam.

  • July 1, 2019 at 3:37 AM by info

    "From: Tsami, Loukia <>

    Sent: Monday, July 1, 2019 2:50 AM

    To: Tsami, Loukia

    Subject: RE: Gift

    Hi, please be informed that, Mrs. Lerynne has a gift for you and she will like you to contact her via email on:


    Tsami Loukia"

    Here is another scam.

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Grant Donation Scams Being Sent by Scammers