What Personal Information Do We Collect?
We collect your personal information when you fill out the scholarship application form. The personal information required to be completed on the form includes your name, telephone number, address and email address. Additional personal information may be collected in subsequent communications with one of the scholarship operators, but only such additional personal information that is required in order to process the scholarship.
How Do We Secure Your Information?
We protect all information submitted to us with above-standard security measures, safeguards and electronic precautions. We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you apply for the scholarship. Employees are only ever given access to personal information on a need-to-know basis so they can perform duties related to the scholarship program.
We make the effort to train our employees and make them aware of the importance of maintaining the confidentiality of personal information. Our employees are required to maintain confidentiality and may not use the information for any unauthorized purpose. We use a secure server which stores all personal information. All supplied sensitive information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and we keep the information confidential.
The Harnek Kang Program only accepts personal information which has been provided by the scholarship applicant voluntarily on the application form. No other personally identifiable information is collected anywhere else on the Program Site, therefore, you can visit the Program website without telling the organization who you are or revealing any personal information. The Program may collect nonspecific, non-personal information for the purpose of analyzing website traffic and improving content. Most browsers allow the user to deny or accept the cookie feature.
The Scholarship Program does not sell, trade or transfer any personal information submitted on the scholarship application form. In rare circumstances, we may be required to provide personal information to third parties for legal or regulatory purposes.
California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
Because we value your privacy we have taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. We, therefore, will not distribute your personal information to outside parties without your consent.
Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act), we do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our Website is directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.
When you apply to the Harnek Kang Scholarship Program, we receive the personal information that you submitted and we use that to consider you a candidate.
Providing us with your personal information is always your choice. When you apply to the Program, you authorize to use and retain the personal information supplied for the purpose of choosing the award winner and for marketing materials such as new articles. If you choose to rescind your information, provide us with written notice that such consent is withdrawn. By withdrawing your consent, or not providing it in the first place, you prevent us from including you in the scholarship selection process or awarding of the scholarship.
You may withdraw consent at any time, subject to legal or contractual restrictions and reasonable notice. This policy does not cover statistical data from which the identity of individuals cannot be determined. We retain the right to use and disclose statistical data as we determine appropriate.
External Links & Information Accuracy
This website includes links to external websites. These links are provided for additional information on related topics or for educational purposes only. These links do not fall under the control of the Program and the Program is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of external websites. The Program makes no representations or warranties with respect to any linked website. Your use of any linked website is solely at your own risk. We are not responsible for the accuracy of information from any external websites.