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Fellowships for ITU-R events

​ Fellowship eligibility

Recognizing the difficulties faced by some countries, and within the available budget, fellowships may be granted for certain ITU-R events. When available, one fellowship is offered per eligible Member State.

For some regional ITU-R events, fellowships may only be offered to delegates representing Member States of a specific region. 

Member States are encouraged to consider gender balance and the inclusion of delegates with disabilities and with specific needs when proposing candidates for fellowships. ​

How to submit a fellowship request

    1. Register to the ITU-R event Make sure to request fellowship during the on-line registration process by completing the relevant section of the registration form. 
    2. Your registration request will be forwarded to the corresponding Designated Focal Point (DFP) for ITU-R event registration. Registration approval by the corresponding DFP is a prerequisite to submit a fellowship request.
    3. Upon approval of the registration request by the corresponding DFP, a pre-filled fellowship request form will be emailed directly to the delegate applying for a fellowship.  ​
    4. The fellowship request form should be signed and approved by a duly authorized officer of the Administration; the official stamp of the Administration must also be applied.
    5. It is the responsibility of each delegate to ensure that the duly completed, signed and approved form is submitted, before the deadline, to the ​ITU Fellowship Service at fellowships@itu.int or by fax to +41 22 730 5778.  Forms received after the deadline will not be considered.

Fellowships are available (to eligible Member States only), for the following ITU-R events:

ITU-R Event(s) ​Deadline for
fellowship application
Full vs Partial fellowship (see Notes) / Regions
World Radiocommunicatio​n Se​min​ar 2020
(WRS-20)
Online Event
​n/a
n/a


NOTES: 

1.  A full fellowship includes one (1) return economy class air ticket by the most direct/economical route from the country of origin to the location of the event, as well as a daily allowance to cover accommodation, meals and incidental expenses.
2.  A partial fellowship includes one (1) return economy class ticket by the most direct/economical route from the country of origin to the location of the event OR daily allowance to cover accommodation, meals and incidental expenses.