2020 ISIF Asia Grants applications open

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 
          (RPKI) standard.
        – 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 
    selected recipients.

    ISIF Asia is administered by the APNIC Foundation.

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