Scholars at Risk depends on partners inside and outside higher education communities to support the SAR Academic Freedom MONITOR and all our work, including especially:

  • New York University
  • The Sigrid Rausing Trust 
  • The Open Society Foundations (OSF)
  • The National Endowment for Democracy (NED)
  • Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria


Scholars at Risk especially thanks the individual researchers and research team leaders who contribute their time and expertise to the monitoring project and related advocacy activities.  

Scholars at Risk invites academics, researchers and research centers interested in participating in the monitoring project, either in collection and verification of monitoring data or in post-monitoring advocacy to contact us at  SAR especially invites interest in research partnerships between researchers and centers in the global north with counterparts in the global south.