Anti-Abuse Policy

To report potential abuse to please email

Optional Address info:
Abuse Manager
513 Central Avenue, Suite 300
Highland Park, IL 60035 USA

The following policy (" Domain Anti-Abuse Policy") is announced pursuant to the Registry-Registrar Agreement ("RRA") in effect between and each of its Registrars, and is effective upon thirty days' notice by to Registrars. Abusive use(s) of domain names within the .Scholarships Top Level Domains (TLD) should not be tolerated.

The nature of such abuses creates security and stability issues for the registry, registrars and registrants, as well as for users of the Internet in general. defines abusive use as the wrong or excessive use of power, position or ability, and includes, without limitation, the following:

Pursuant to the RRA, reserves the right to deny, cancel or transfer any registration or transaction, or place any domain name(s) on registry lock, hold or similar status, that it deems necessary, in its discretion; (1) to protect the integrity and stability of the registry; (2) to comply with any applicable laws, government rules or requirements, requests of law enforcement, or any dispute resolution process; (3) to avoid any liability, civil or criminal, on the part of, as well as its affiliates, subsidiaries, officers, directors, and employees; (4) per the terms of the registration agreement or (5) to correct mistakes made by or any Registrar in connection with a domain name registration. also reserves the right to place upon registry lock, hold or similar status a domain name during resolution of a dispute. Abusive uses, as defined above, undertaken with respect to domain names within the TLD shall give rise to the right of to take such actions under the RRA in its sole discretion.


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