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The work of the IIE's Scholar Rescue Fund (IIE-SRF) would not be possible without invaluable support from leading academic institutions around the world. The institutions below have provided a safe haven and support for one or several scholars seeking an open space to conduct their academic work. On behalf of IIE-SRF and the scholars, we thank you for your incredible efforts to support these scholars and the program in general.


Deakin University • La Trobe University • University of Adelaide


International Helsinki Foundation, Vienna


Bridges Consultancy Group • Gulf University 


Katholieke Universiteit Leuven


Laurentian University • Massey College • The Southern Crop Research and Protection Centre • University of Alberta • University of Calgary • University of Ottowa • University of Toronto • University of Victoria • University of Saskatchewan • Western University • York University

China (Hong Kong)

City University of Hong Kong

Cote d'Ivoire

Centre de Recherches et d'Action pour la Paix (CERAP)


American University of Cairo • Behman Hospital • Cairo University • Future University • National Council of Childhood and Motherhood • University of Sinai


Fondation Maison des Sciences de L'homme • Sorbonne Nouvelle (Université Paris 3) • Université Paris • Université de Rennes 2 • University of Strasbourg


Free University of Berlin • Freiberg University of Mining and Technology • Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology • Technische Universitat Darmastadt • Technische Universitat Freiberg • University of Applied Sciences Bonn-Rhein-Sieg • University of Bayreuth • University of Bonn


University of Athens • University of Ionnina


Central European University

Iraq (Kurdistan)

Cihan University • Dijilah College University • Hayat Private University for Science and Technology • Technical Institute of Sulaimania


University College Cork • University College Dublin • Trinity College • University of Limerick


Public Opinion & Marketing Institute of Israel (PORI)


Mediterranean Institute of Haematology (IME) • Polytechnic University of Bari • University of Florence • University of Pavia



International Christian University


Al Ahliyya Amman Private University • Al al-Bayt University • Al-Baqa' Applied University • Al-Zaytoonah Private University • American Center of Oriental Research (ACOR) • American University of Madaba • The American Academic Research Institute in Iraq (TAARII) • Amman Center for Peace and Development • Applied Science Private University • Arab Community College • Arab Thought Forum • The British Institute • Center for Strategic Studies • Columbia University Middle East Research Center (CUMERC) • Foundation for the Future • Institut Francais du Proche-Orient (IFPO) • Al-Isra’a University • Jadara University • Jordan Museum • Jordan Department of Antiquities • Jordan Ministry of Agriculture • Jordan University of Science and Technology (JUST) • King Hussein Cancer Center (KHCC) • Middle East University for Graduate Studies • Petra University • Philadelphia University • Princess Sumaya University of Technology • Regional Human Security Center (RHSC) • Royal Institute for Interfaith Studies • Royal Scientific Society • United Nations University-International Leadership Institute • University of Jordan


International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology (icipe) • Kenyatta University


American University of Beirut • Arab Anti-Corruption Organization • Beirut Arab University • Centre for Arab Unity Studies • The Lebanese Center for Policy Studies (LCPS)



European Humanities University – International


University of Malawi


Universiti Kebangsaan • Kebangsaan University • Universiti Sains Malaysia • • Universiti Teknologi MARA • Universiti Malaysia Perlis



Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Superiores en Antropología Social


Tribhuvan University


Delft University of Technology • Erasmus University, Institute of Social Studies (ISS) • Stichting IDEA • University of Amsterdam • University of Delft • Vrije Universiteit

New Zealand

University of Auckland


Obafemi Awolowo University


Geological Survey of Norway • University of Bergen • University of Oslo


West African Research Center (WARC)


South Africa

University of Cape Town • University of KwaZulu-Natal • University of South Africa • University of Venda • University of Western Cape


Linköping University • Orebro University • The Nordic Africa Institute



Bern University • University of Geneva


Al-Hurrah University • Arab Center for the Studies of Ared Zones and Dry Lands • Arab University of Science and Technology • International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA) • International University of Science and Technology • Lahaye University-Damascus • University of Aleppo • University of Damascus


Tanzania Open University


Ankara University • Fatih Sultan Mehmet Vakif University • Fatih University • Karadeniz Technical University • Middle East Technical University • Zirve University



Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine

United Arab Emirates

Ajman University of Science and Technology • Al Ain University • Al Ghurair University • Arab Board of Medicine / Dubai Health Authority • Arab Science & Technology Foundation • The Nursing Institute • University of Jazeera

United Kingdom

Coventry University • Cranfield University • Imperial College, London • London School of Economics (LSE) • Newcastle University • Nottingham Trent University • Oxford University • Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh • School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) • University College London • University of Birmingham • University of Cambridge • University of East Anglia • University of Exeter • University of Glasgow • University of Kent • University of Leicester • University of Liverpool • University of London • University of Manchester • University of Plymouth • University of Southampton • University of Ulster • University of Wales, Bangor


Alabama A&M University • American University • Arcadia College • Auburn University • Austin Community College • Ball State University • Bard College • Brown University • Bucknell University • California State Polytechnic University at Ponoma • California State University – Dominguez Hills; Los Angeles; San Bernardino • Calvin College • Chatham University • CUNY – Staten Island • Claremont McKenna College • Colby College • Columbia University • Connecticult College •Cornell University • Cy-Fair College • Dartmouth College • Depauw University • Drexel University • Duke University • Emerson College • Emory University • Fairfield University • Fairleigh Dickinson University • Ferris State University • Florida State University • George Washington University • Goucher College • Harvard University • Hebrew Union College • Howard University • Indiana University • Indiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis • Illinois Institute of Technology • Illinois Wesleyan University • Institute for Semitic Studies • Kansas State University • Kent State University • Lehigh University • Maryland Institute College of Art • Massachusetts Institute of Technology • MD Anderson Cancer Center • The Methodist Hospital • Michigan State University • Montclair State University • New Jersey City University • New York University • North Carolina State University • North Central College • Northern Illinois University • Northwestern University • Ohio University • Ohio State University • Oklahoma State University • Oregon State University • Pennsylvania State University • Pitzer College • Pomona College • Princeton University • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute • Rice University • Roger Williams University • San Jose State University • Smith College • Smithsonian Institution, Anacostia Museum • Southern Illinois University • Southern Methodist University • Spelman College • St. Mary’s College • Salisbury University • Stanford University • Stratford University • Suffolk University • SUNY – Albany; Buffalo; Binghamton; Purchase; Stony Brook • Syracuse University • Temple University • Texas A&M University • Texas State University • The New School • Trinity College • Tufts University • University of Akron • University of Alabama • University of Arizona • University of Buffalo • University of California – Berkeley; Davis; Los Angeles; Santa Cruz • University of Chicago • University of Colorado • University of Connecticut • University of Delaware • University of Florida • University of Houston • University of Iowa • University of Kentucky • University of Mary Washington • University of Maryland • University of  Maryland Eastern Shore • University of Massachusetts-Boston • University of Michigan-Dearborn • University of Minnesota • University of Missouri • University of Montana • University of Nevada • University of New Mexico • University of North Carolina, Greensboro • University of North Texas • University of Notre Dame • University of Oklahoma • University of Pennsylvania • University of Pittsburgh • University of South Carolina • University of Southern California • University of South Florida • University of Tennessee • University of Texas – Austin • University of Virginia • University of Wisconsin - Madison; Milwaukee • Valdosta State University • Vanderbilt University • Villanova University • Virginia Commonwealth University • Virginia Tech University • Washington State University • Yale University