Call for applications for the 2023 Mellon/Scholars at Risk (SAR) Academic Freedom Fellowship, apply by 20 September 2023

SAR Academic Freedom Fellowship program is made possible by generous support from the Mellon Foundation, and is intended for early career researchers investigating issues about or related to academic freedom.

Eligibility: PhD degree received less than 8 years ago; in limited cases, doctoral candidates in the final stages of dissertation

Five fellows will receive an ~$8,000 stipend to support their work over the course of the 8-month program, as well as participate in monthly meetings that aim to foster a professional and collaborative community of researchers working on academic freedom issues.

The deadline to apply is September 20, 2023.

More information, including the work of previous fellows is available here.