btNOG is offering a limited number of Fellowships to professionals and Students in the Bhutan to participate in the upcoming btNOG9 Conference and Workshop in Thimphu from 10th – 14th October 2022.
The purpose of the btNOG Fellowship Programme is to give opportunities to Bhutanese working in the ICT Community to participate in the Country’s premier Internet Operations and Technology summit. The human networking is an extremely important component for growing the Internet across the region, with the btNOG Fellows gaining valuable opportunities to meet Internet network professionals. This is in addition to the technologies and skills learnt or enhanced during the btNOG Workshops and the Conference itself.
Successful fellows will select a specific area of interest to focus their fellowship program. Areas of interest include:
The level of experience in the chosen area of interest can be from beginner to advanced.
Application Open : 20th September 2022
Application Close : 3rd October 2022
Committee appraisal : 5th October 2022
Successful Fellows announced : 6th October 2022
Confirmation of shortlisted applicants: 7th October 2022
Successful applicants will receive the following:
A selection committee carefully evaluates all the applications. The committee selects the applicants it believes are best suited for the fellowships, taking into consideration a desire to provide opportunities to individuals from a diverse range of organizations, gender, and geographical locations within Bhutan.
The decisions of the selection committee are final, and the selected applicants are informed individually. A list of selected Fellows is then announced on the btNOG website. This year btNOG will shortlist 10 fellows (5 professionals and 5 students).
(Applicants who are not selected to receive a Fellowship award for the current btNOG workshop & conference are eligible and encouraged to apply for future btNOG events.)Application Closed