2020 ISIF Asia Grants applications open
Applications are open for the 2020 ISIF Asia Network Operations Grants.
Funding of USD 60,000 (two grants of USD 30,000 each) will be awarded to
two research and development projects, focused on the availability,
reliability, and security of the Internet, with a particular focus on
practical solutions around operational stability and security.
Funding for these grants is provided in full by APNIC.
Research proposals must be focused on one or more of the following three
– Practical solutions to improve security of the Internet routing
system through use of the Resource Public Key Infrastructure
– Practical solutions that promote the use of registry data through
Registration Data Access Protocol (RDAP).
– Tools and applications that facilitate analysis of live or
historical datasets related to Internet infrastructure and its
Applications are open now until 21 June 2020 at 11:59 (UTC).
Before you submit your grant proposal, please read the:
– ISIF Asia Frequently Asked Questions
– Guidelines for Grant Application
– Selection Criteria
– Key dates
Submit a research grant proposal
About ISIF Asia
The Information Society Innovation Fund (ISIF Asia) is a grants program
empowering communities in the Asia Pacific region to research, design
and implement Internet-based solutions for their own needs, placing
particular emphasis on the positive role the Internet has in social and
economic development in the region.
ISIF Asia offers support through annual competitive grants processes and
offers support for a range of capacity-building opportunities for
ISIF Asia is administered by the APNIC Foundation.