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SAR is a global network that protects threatened scholars and advocates for higher education communities that serve the broadest public good.

Together, we support inspiring scholars and work toward a world in which everyone has the freedom to think, question, and share ideas. Join us!

Your contribution–at any level–will help advance freedom of thought.


Scholars at Risk is an independent, 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation hosted at New York University. Scholars at Risk has partnered with EveryAction to securely process your online donation.

Make a contribution by mail payable to:

Scholars at Risk Network
c/o New York University
411 Lafayette Street, Floor 3
New York, NY 10003 USA

Make a contribution by phone or via wire transfer:
Please call the Development Office at +1-212-998-3318 or email Starr Miller at


At Scholars at Risk (SAR), we understand that privacy is a very important issue. In the course of serving our mission, SAR may receive information which may be considered “personally identifiable,” “personal,” or “sensitive” under relevant laws and regulations, including from websites, forms, emails, correspondence, or personal communication. SAR does not sell, lease, distribute, or otherwise use such information for any purpose other than sharing information about SAR services and activities.  By continuing to use SAR’s services or submitting personal information to us, you are agreeing to the terms of SAR’s privacy policy, which explains how SAR handles such information. You may modify or rescind your consent at any time at manage preferences.

Learn more about SAR’s mission and the courageous scholars we are honored to assist in the below video made possible by the generosity of the Vivian G. Prins Foundation.