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Grantseekers Beware of Online and Telephone Fraudulent Grant Scams

 

Grantseekers Beware of Online and Telephone Fraudulent Grant Scams

If you receive an electronic message, regular mail, or telephone call from someone stating that you are the recipient or winner of a government grant and asks you to send money for processing the grant or provide your bank account or other financial and personal information, please do not reply as the government does not charge a fee for applying for a grant or award grants over the internet or phone.  If you receive such a grant solicitation, the most likely it is a scam.

If you think that someone is fraudulently contacting you about a grant award, see the following  websites: