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



16-24 January, 2015

Conference : Amaya Hills Hotel Workshop/Tutorial : Information Technology Center

Kandy, Sri Lanka

Fellowship Result (1st Round)

1. Amrita Khakurel (NP)

2. Shaila Sharmin (BD)

3. Hashim Nouman (PK)

4. Suprita Sah (IN)

5. Md. Samiul Bashar (BD)

6. Asela Ruwan Bandara Herath (Local Fellow, SL)

7. Sadia Safwat (BD)

The SANOG XXV 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 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 Sri Lanka will be provided. This will include free registration to all SANOG events and accomodation will be free of charge at University lodges but will not include transport and any other relevant expenses.

Fellowship Obligation

While accepting the fellowship, the fellows will have to pay full registration of USD 300.00 (or equivalent LKR) 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 XXV Fellowship Program

Fellowship Application Opening : 07 September 2014

Fellowship Application Deadline : 31 October 2014

Fellowship Results Announcement: 15 November 2014

Fellowship Acceptance: : 25 November 2014