Notification Falsely Claims Scholarships Available at the University of California, Berkeley
Updated 1 November 2019
We are aware of a fraudulent notice concerning Mastercard Foundation Scholarships at the University of California, Berkeley. The perpetrators are circulating the notice via email, WhatsApp and possibly other channels. It falsely states that one can apply for Mastercard Foundation Scholarships at UC Berkeley through an online form embedded in the notice. This is a scam, seeking money and personal details, possibly for purposes such as identity theft. We encourage you to always exercise caution in sharing personal information or sending money.