Kid Snatching Eagle Video On YouTube Will Pay For Real Scholarships

Eagle snatches Montreal toddler

Eagle snatches Montreal toddlerLast month a group of students at animation and design school Centre NAD in Montreal posted a YouTube video of an Eagle as it snatched a baby and nearly carried it away. The video was originally thought to be genuine but was later revealed to be a hoax.

Now the school has announced that profits from the videos 41+ million pageviews will go to fund a scholarship fund for animation and design students at the school.

NAD spokesperson Claude Arsenault did not reveal how much money was raised by told Mashable:

“It will likely be divided into several scholarships aimed at recognizing excellence in our undergrad students.” [Read more…]