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

SANOG XXI | Home | Resources | Contact 



Venue/ Travel
About Bangladesh
Visa / Immigration
• Pictures


Supported By

ICT Business Promotoin Council

Endorsed by



27 January -4 February, 2013, Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh
10 Years of Networking Excellence in South Asia

The SANOG XX fellowship program has been made possible with various sponsors. The fellowship encourages folks from the South Asian Region to participate in the workshop, tutorial and Conference.

Fellowship Results (1st Round)

1.    Keshab  Maharjan (NP)
2.    Tanvir  Ahmed (AF)
3.    Nirajan  Parajuli (NP)
4.    Shibendu  Debbarma (IN)
5.    Jibran Ullah  Khan (PK)
6.    Gyanendra  Suwal (NP)
7.    Durga Prasad Monger  (BT)
8.    Prem Bahadur  Poudel (NP)
9.    Yonten  Tshering (BT)
10.     Md. Shariful  Islam (BD)
11.    Shimul  Bala (BD)
12.     Md. Abdur  Razzaque (BD)
13.     Md.Raziul  Karim (BD)
14.     Abu Zafar  Muhammed Saleh (BD)
15.     Shahana  Ferdous (BD)
16.    Tanzia Siddiqui  Choudhury (BD)
17.    Silvia Shukla  Karmokar (BD)
18.    Portia  Firoz (BD)
19.    Moushumi  Mahfuza (BD)
20.    Sayma Khan  Poppy (BD)
21.    Laxmi  Shrestha (NP)
22.    Bhaba  Bajracharya (NP)

Successful Fellows will be contacted directly by the Fellowship Committee Chair and Secretariat.

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)
- Technology 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 Cox's Bazar, through the direct route possible, and not exceeding USD 650 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 Bangladesh will be provided. This will include free registration to all SANOG events, but will not include transport and accommodations. The selected fellow can select between the two package.

Fellowship Obligation
While accepting the fellowship, the fellows will have to pay full registration of USD 300.00 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. Please fill out the

Online Fellowship Application

SANOG XX Fellowship Program

Fellowship Application Opening : 01 November 2012
Fellowship Application Deadline :01 December 2012
Fellowship Results Announcement: 15 December 2012
Fellowship Acceptance: : 30 December 2012



Diamond Sponsor



Gold Sponsor



Silver Sponsors

Netnod Logo ICANN




Bandwidth Sponsor


Media Partner

Other Sponsors

BDIX Logo  

Radio Partner