The ISIF Asia call for 2021 grant proposals was open from 3 June to 29 July 11:59 AM (UTC +10). Applications are closed now for this round of funding.

Programs

Additional calls for applications will open at different dates during the year for the IPv6 Deployment Grants and the ISIF Asia Awards to allocate a total of USD 1.7M during the 2021 funding cycle.

Inclusion

Our focus on online Inclusion refers to efforts to ensure that everyone has meaningful and efficient access to the Internet, online applications and services, from a technical and operational perspective, and in support of the Internet industry in the Asia Pacific region.

A total of USD 295,000 will be allocated under this program, across three grant types supporting projects in different stages of development. : small grants (two grants of USD 30,000); one scale-up grant (USD 85,000) and one impact grant (USD 150,000).

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Infrastructure

Our focus on Internet Infrastructure refers to efforts to increase Internet speed, reduce maintenance and operational costs, improve reliability and/or security from a technical and operational perspective, and in support of the Internet industry in the Asia Pacific region.

A total of USD 295,000 will be allocated under this program, across three grant types supporting projects in different stages of development. : small grants (two grants of USD 30,000); one scale-up grant (USD 85,000) and one impact grant (USD 150,000).

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Knowledge

Our focus on Knowledge refers to efforts to develop technical capacity and/or research around Internet network operations, from a technical and operational perspective, and in support of the Internet industry in the Asia Pacific region. 

A total of USD 295,000 will be allocated under this program, across three grant types supporting projects in different stages of development. : small grants (two grants of USD 30,000); one scale-up grant (USD 85,000) and one impact grant (USD 150,000).

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