Scholars Grant Fund
group that aims to provide temporary positions at colleges in
the United States and elsewhere for foreign scholars forced to
flee their countries because of violence, threats, or other persecution
has established a fund that will provide grants of up to $20,000
to institutions that play host to persecuted academics.
at Risk is now seeking temporary posts for academics from Iran,
Colombia, Ethiopia, and Iraq.
information about the program is available on: http://scholarsatrisk.uchicago.edu/IIESRF.htm
Joyce M. Randolph, Office of International Programs
Almanac, Vol. 48, No. 26, March 19, 2002
March 19, 2002
Volume 48 Number 26