RIPE Fellowship

The RIPE Fellowship Programme covers travel, accommodation and a full-week meeting ticket. The purpose of the fellowship is to support successful candidates in their professional or academic career development, allow them to participate in policy discussions, and to network with industry peers and others at the event.

RIPE 76 Fellows

  • Milad Afshari (Iran)
  • Danesh Zeynali Gargary (Iran)
  • Aleksandrina Banusheva (Bulgaria)
  • Austin Ruckstuhl (Belgium)
  • Vasileios Giotsas (Greece)
  • Maxime Mouchet (France)
  • Ayden Ferdeline (Germany)
  • Elif Sert (Turkey)
  • Cristian Sirbu (Ireland)
  • Maximilian Wilhelm (Germany)

Note: The application window has closed for RIPE 76. Successful candidates were informed on Thursday, 12 April. Due to email issues, some gmail users have not received their response from the RIPE Fellowship Selection Committee. We apologise for this. 

Candidate criteria

  • Work or study in the field of Internet technology or a field relevant to the RIPE community
  • Live or work in the RIPE NCC service region (Europe, the Middle East and parts of Central Asia)
  • Agree to share knowledge gained with local Internet community and/or RIPE community

RIPE Fellows receive:

  • Full-week ticket for RIPE Meeting
  • Economy travel to/from home country to RIPE Meeting
  • Five nights accommodation near the RIPE Meeting venue
  • The opportunity to partner with a RIPE community mentor
  • The opportunity to apply as a returning fellow for a future RIPE Meeting