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Scholar Rescue in the Modern World Book Signing Event

As part of the SRF Hite Foundation Chair Scholar Lecture Series, an SRF scholar from Zimbabwe, Professor Eric Shumba addressed a group of over 200 undergraduate students at SUNY Ulster Community College...

Scholar Rescue in the Modern World Book Signing Event

By SRF

Over 100 Friends of IIE, IIE Board of Trustees, Fulbright Alumni and donors gathered on Monday, January 25th 2010 to celebrate the recent publication of Scholar Rescue in the Modern World.

IIE/SRF Visiting Scholar Workshops in Jordan

By SRF

IIE/SRF visiting scholars in the MENA region are invited to participate in training workshops to take place January 4-8 in Amman, Jordan.

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DEADLINE JANUARY 15, 2010

By IIE Scholar Rescue Fund

SRF is now accepting applications for fellowships for threatened scholars.  Please submit materials by January 15, 2010. Click below to learn more!

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DEADLINE OCTOBER 12

By SRF

Fellowships for threatened scholars. SRF is now accepting applications.  Please submit materials by October 12. Click below to learn more!

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Deadline: June 15 2009

By IIE Scholar Rescue Fund

SRF is pleased to announce fellowships for threatened academics whose lives and work are in danger in their home country. Professors, researchers and lecturers from any country or field may apply. We invite you to refer suitable candidates, and ask for your help in forwarding the announcement to any academic colleagues who may be interested.

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Official Press Release: Scholar Rescue in the Modern World

By SRF

A new report by the Scholar Rescue Fund indicates that threats to scholars are chronic and widespread, offers analysis and recommendations and defines an academic oppression index

Speech of HRH Princess Ghida Talal Accepting the IIE Humanitarian Award

By SRF

Read the full transcript of SRF Board Member, Her Royal Highness Princess Ghida Talal's acceptance speech of IIE's Humanitarian Award (Photo Included)

SRF Hite Chair Speaker Series

SRF is pleased to announce the Hite Chair Speaker Series premiere event at Lafayette College in Easton, PA on February 28th

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SRF Fellowship Announcement!

Fellowships for Threatened Academics:  The application deadline is January 31 2009.  Now available in French and Spanish...

Click here for instructions and the SRF application.