Open Technology Fund’s Information Controls Fellowship Program [USA]: Apply by Mar 25: Expired

About:
The Open Technology Fund is currently seeking applications for its Information Controls Fellowship Program (ICFP) that cultivates research, outputs, and creative collaboration on topics related to repressive internet censorship and surveillance.
The ICFP fellowship supports examination into how governments in countries, regions, or areas of OTF’s core focus are restricting the free flow of information, cutting access to the open internet, and implementing censorship mechanisms.
Duration of fellowship:
3, 6, 9 or 12 months are available.
Benefits:

  • Monthly stipend of $4,200 USD (Rs. 2, 52, 517).
  • Travel stipend of $1,250 (Rs. 81,000) USD to $5,000 USD (Rs. 3,24,400) depending on the fellowship length.

Eligibility:

  • Individuals of all ages irrespective of nationality, residency, creed, gender, or other factors, with the exception that OTF is not able to support applicants within countries that the United States has trade restrictions or export sanctions as determined by the U.S. Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC).
  • Individuals who demonstrate skill and ability to assist in efforts to overcome information controls.
  • Individuals who demonstrate a desire to grow their knowledge and skills through a collaborative, cross-discipline approach.
  • Individuals who demonstrate a commitment to reach audiences outside the research community.

Application:
Click here to apply and fill in your information.
Deadline: March 25
Contact:
Email ids: hello@opentech.fund, press@opentech.fund

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