We at www.westernscholarship.com are a group of academicians with the sole aim of sourcing for latest scholarships opportunities worldwide – USA, Canada, EU member nations, UK, Africa, Australia, and Asia.
We collect accurate scholarship opportunities from accredited Universities and colleges worldwide and display the scholarship adverts on our web space for the interest of students who are in need of financial aid to fund their studies.
We urge our guest to be rest assured that the privacy of our visitors is highly regarded and secured with the most stringent of modern security technology.
Our website address is: https://westernscholarship.com
However we wish to inform our visitors that when they visit our website, we automatically collect certain data about them and this is done with the sole of improving our services as well as improving the internet connectivity generally.
Data we collect and why we collect it
Please note that when you visit our website we collect some data provided to us by you such as your name, your comments, technical data information and information about cookies.
Also, note that the data collected from our visitors are not only those which they willing to submit on our site.
Please note that your data such as:
Comments – These are data which our visitors provide to us willingly by using the comment sections provided on our website. Comments are usually not personal as they are written on the website for all to see.
Apart from the comments, please note that we collect other information from our visitors such as IP address as well as ISP (internet service provider, such as AOL) which are necessary in combating spam.
Cookies – When you log in to our website, you may prefer to save your information such as user name, email or websites in cookies usually done to save the stress of re-entering such information when next you visit our site. These cookies would last in our site for a year.
Also when you subscribe to our newsletter, a cookie is set up by our site and it would contain the information you provided when subscribing to our newsletter.
When a user login to our website, we automatically set up several cookies to save the user’s login information as well as the user’s screen display preferences.
Login cookies usually last between two days and one year depending on the users set. The cookies are removed when users log out from our website.
Third-party embeds – Please note that we collect the third party embeds linking your device to other sites especially the sites you have accounts with.
Why We Collect Your Data
Collection of data from site visitors is the standard internationally provided such data is not sold or divulged illegally to a third party and we wish to reiterate that we at www.westernscholarship.com would never sell your personal information to a third party.
We collect only data that are useful to us from our visitors with the aim of;
- improving our website to provide better services
- To filter out spammers
- To enable our paid security tool to protect our website against fraud
- Provide evidence on a legal basis
Who we share your data with
Please be rest assured that your data collected by us are safe and we only share your data with third parties such as our paid security company in order to help us secure our site and we thank you for your understanding.
Note that collected from us are sent to the European data protection centre.
Also, note that you can choose not to out of providing your cookies information to us by turning off the cookie option on your device.