APrIGF 2018

Fellowship Program 2018 Result

May 9, 2018

(Click here for the Fellowship Program announcement on 19 Mar 2018)


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

Fellowship Application Statistics Overview

  • Total Application received: 135 (Male: 93 / Female: 42)
  • Initial Round Selected Fellows: 25 (Male: 12 / Female: 13)
  • Sub-Region Distributions
    • Pacific & Oceania: 11
    • Southeast Asia: 4
    • South Asia: 5
    • East Asia: 4
    • North Asia: 1
  • Stakeholder Balance
    • Academia: 4
    • Civil Society: 5
    • Government: 7
    • Technical: 1
    • Private Sector: 4
    • Students: 4

Initial Round of Confirmed Fellows (*Released on 8 May 2018)

The below list is the confirmed fellows of the initial round of selection, applicants on waiting list will be informed no later than 9 May for any vacancy.

Name Gender Nationality Stakeholder
Ali  Hussain M PK Students
Benjz Gerard Magtibay Sevilla M PH Government
Chand Sushil John M FJ Technical
Elvin  Prasad M FJ Government
Etuate  Cocker M TO Academia
Fadhlullah Suhaimi Bin Abdul Malek M MY Government
Gunela  Astbrink F AU Civil Society
Hasna  Khairunnisa F ID Students
Kenneth Arthur Katafono M FJ Private Sector
Mariko  Kobayashi F JP Students
Michael  Tili M PG Private Sector
Monika  Zalnieriute F AU Academia
Shiwa  Karmacharya F NP Civil Society
Sokotia  Taufilo M TV Government
Stanley Angus Osao M PG Civil Society
tripti  jain F IN Civil Society
Vashkar  Bhattacharjee M BD Civil Society
Yeseul  Kim F KR Academia
Ying-Chu  Chen F TW Private Sector
Yohani Shamindi Ranasinghe F LK Academia
Yousim  Pov F KH Students
Zhaohan  Li F CN Government
Zolzaya  Shagdar F MN Private Sector


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