South Asian Network Operators Group
A non-profit forum for Data Network Operators in South Asia



10-18 July, 2017

Ramada Gurgaon Central

Gurgaon, Haryana, India

SANOG XXX Fellowship Applications is now OPEN. Click here to apply for Fellowship. Pls. do remember that the Application round will be only open till May 31st, 2017. Women Applications are specially encouraged for this event.

The SANOG XXX Fellowship program has been made possbile with a grant from the Internet Society (ISOC), and a very active support from APNIC. The Fellowship encourages folks from the South Asian Region to participate in the workshop, tutorials and conference. From this year WOMEN Applications for Fellowship will be significantly encouraged. With overe 50% percent of the female population in the South Asian Region, rarely very few of them are regulary seen to be active in the Internet area. Thus ISOC and APNIC extended their hands to enhance women participation in the SANOG region

Target Audience

The SANOG Fellowship Program targets personnel from South Asian countries who are actively involved in Internet development, in any of the following roles:

- Engineers (Network Builders)

- Technolgoy Decision Makers

- Educators and trainers

Award Package

The successful applicant will be be provided with a reasonable (local host standard) accommodation, and partial costs towards transportation to the venue/accomodation, through the direct route possible, and not exceeding USD 500 or equivalent. The final grant size is determined according to final costs and available funding, and is advised to successful applicants. It should be noted that other expenses are not funded by the Fellowship Program and are the responsibility of the successful fellow. Dinner, when not in the conference program are not provided.

Local Fellowship Package

Special Fellowship package for resident of India will be provided. This will include free registration to all SANOG events, but will not include transport and accommodations.

Fellowship Obligation

While accepting the fellowship, the fellows will have to pay full registration of USD 300.00 (or equivalent INR) for the workshops, tutorials and conference. Fellowship are only available to full participants. The fellows are also obliged to fill out an evaluation form after the completion of SANOG.

Criteria for Selection

The SANOG Fellowship Committee will select the fellows according to following criteria.

A. Membership of the Target Audience listed above

B. Residency in a South Asian Country

C. Demonstrated ability to utilise the experiences gained from SANOG

D. Willingness to return to SANOG as a presenter or trainer in future

Fellowship Application

Fellowship applications process is now electronic. Will be announce as per the following dates

SANOG XXX Fellowship Program

Fellowship Application Opening : 10 May 2017

Fellowship Application Deadline : 31 May 2017

Fellowship Results Announcement: 15 June 2017

Fellowship Acceptance: : 25 June 2017