APrIGF 2020

Fellowship Program 2020 Results

April 1, 2020

(Click here for the Fellowship Program announcement on Dec 19, 2019) 


Thank you for the funding and in-kind contributions from all the Fellowship Sponsors including APNICInternet Society, and the local host. The fellowship application and evaluation system is powered by APNIC.

Fellowship Application Statistics Overview

  • Total Application received: 137 (Male: 83 / Female: 52 / Other: 2) 
  • Initial Round Selected Fellows: 26 (Male: 11 / Female: 14 / Other: 1)
  • Sub-Region Distributions
    • Pacific & Oceania: 3
    • Southeast Asia: 7
    • South Asia: 12
    • East Asia: 3
    • Western Asia: 0
    • North Asia: 1
  • Stakeholder Balance
    • Academia: 3
    • Civil Society: 8
    • Government/IGO: 4
    • Technical: 7
    • Private Sector: 1
    • Students: 3

** Due to the continuous coronavirus outbreaks around the world, the situation is dynamic and there might be changes to the fellowship program as well as the conference itself anytime. Selected fellows are not advised to make any travel plans until further notice. Please stay tuned for the latest announcements on our website. 

Final Selected Fellows

Name Gender Nationality Stakeholder
Vashkar  Bhattacharjee M Bangladesh Civil Society
Ahmad Waleed  Khaliqi M Afghanistan Technical
Shakiba  Ibrahimkhail F Afghanistan Inter Governmental Organisation
MAN-JU  CHEN F Taiwan Civil Society
Nguyen Thi Le F Vietnam Civil Society
Shaila  Sharmin F Bangladesh Technical
Swaran Sanadhika Ravindra F Fiji Academia
Shane Walter Hurrell M Tonga Government
Nindya Miesye Agita  Pasaribu F Indonesia Civil Society
Jan Jacob Glenn Martinez Jansalin M Philippines Civil Society
Sudha Bhuvaneswari  Narayanaswamy F India Academia
Paska Bayu Darmawan O Indonesia Academia
Muhammad Farhan  khan M Pakistan Civil Society
Nurulnabillah Binti Ahmad Hijazu F Malaysia Civil Society
Mohamed  Shareef M Maldives Government
Eijun  Kim M South Korea Students
Heng Sok lay M Cambodia Students
Subhashini  Kadurugasyaya F Sri Lanka Technical
Galbaatar  Lkhagvasuren M Mongolia Civil Society
HIU TUNG  CHIM F Hong Kong Students
Farha  Diba F Bangladesh Technical
ROY  Netvurak M Vanuatu Government
Jhulindra  Monger M Bhutan Private Sector
Sandi  Win Naing F Myanmar Technical
SAYDA KAMRUN  JAHAN F Bangladesh Technical
S M  Sowmyashree F India Technical


For questions or inquiries, please contact the secretariat at [email protected].