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27 July - 4 August 2006, Karachi, Pakistan

Second Round fellowship applications will open on 6th June 2006. If you have already applied for the first round, you don't need to re-apply.

SANOG Fellowship sponsored by :

SANOG 2nd Round Fellowship Results

Fahad Aqeel Siddiqui
Karawita Nishantha
Krishan Lal Khatri
Arshad Zaeem
Imtiaz Ahmed Khan
Riazi Shaikh Shariq Ahmed

SANOG Fellowhip Results

The successful fellows will be contacted by the Secretariat soon.

Sajid Iftikhar
Muhammad Mizanur Rahman
Pradhananga, Sajindra Bahadur
Muhammad Umair Abbasi
Joshi, Binaya Dhoj
Mansoor, Umair Bin
Saud Shishir
Quazi Mesbah Uddin Ahmed
Syed Umair Ali
A.S.M Solaiman Selim
Samuel Thushyanthan
Gazi Zehadul Kabir
Muhammad Asif Hossain Khan
Sarfaraz Muneer

The SANOG VIII Fellowship program has been made possbile with a grant from the Internet Society (ISOC), and active support from the Network Startup Resource Center (NSRC). The Fellowship encourages folks from the South Asian Region to participate in the workshop, tutorials and conference.

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 Karachi, 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. Dinners, when not in the conference program are not provided.

Local Fellowship Package
Special Fellowship package for resident of Karachi, and others from Pakistan 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 200.00 (or PRs. 10,000.00) 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 VIII Fellowship Program

Fellowship Application Opening : 15 March 2006
Fellowship Application Deadline : 15 May 2006
Fellowship Results Announcement: 1 June, 2006
Fellowship Acceptance: : 15 June, 2006


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