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



03-11 August, 2015

Venue : Trident, Bandra Kurla Complex

Mumbai, India

Fellowship Result (1st Round)

1. Bishwas Gurung (NP)

2. Shamima Binta Osman Juthi (BD)

3. A K M Zilhazur Rahman (BD)

4. Mandeep Kharel (NP)

5. Badal Ghosh (BD)

6. Manimelwadu Neranjan Panduka De Silva Jayatilake (SL)

7. Tasfia Rahman (BD)

The SANOG XXVI Fellowship program has been made possible with a grant from the Internet Society (ISOC). 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)

- 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 the venue/accommodation, 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 may/will not include transport, accommodation 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 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

SANOG XXVI Fellowship Program

Fellowship Application Opening : 18 May 2015

Fellowship Application Deadline : 20 June 2015

Fellowship Results Announcement: 30 June 2015

Fellowship Acceptance: : 05 July 2015