Researchers at Risk Fellowships Programme: changes to scheme guidance log

Changes from Version 1 to Version 2 (the current version)

Paragraph 7 – ‘first deadline’ changed to ‘next deadline’. ‘4 May’ replaced with ‘1 June’.

Paragraph 8 – ‘the Academy expects will be a member of staff’ changed to ‘the Academy requires to be a member of staff’.

Paragraph 9 – ‘expects’ replaced with ‘requires’.

Paragraph 14 – Text inserted after info@cara.ngo; ‘for the purposes of the assessment, Cara will require a copy of the ID pages of the researcher’s passport, a fully up-to-date CV, and a short note explaining the specific threat faced by the researcher. Requests for risk assessments must be sent to Cara one week before each submission deadline; for the next deadline at 5:00pm (BST) on Wednesday 1 June 2022, please submit requests by 5:00pm (BST) on Wednesday 25 May 2022.’

Paragraph 18 – ‘first deadline’ changed to ‘next deadline’. ‘4 May’ replaced with ‘1 June’.

Paragraph 21 – inserted text ‘where the researcher is entering the UK under the Ukrainian Sponsorship Scheme'.

Paragraph 22 – ‘first deadline’ changed to ‘next deadline’. ‘4 May’ replaced with ‘1 June’.

Application information section

Page 10 of document – ‘Staff Member Contact Details’ section. Text inserted: 'This staff member should be different from the academic mentor’.

Page 15 – Inserted text ‘Requests for risk assessments must be sent to Cara one week before each submission deadline’ at end of paragraph at the top of the page.

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