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IETF 115 Registration Fee Waivers

Registration fees support the organization of IETF meetings including meeting space rental, food and beverage and audio/visual rentals. Part of the fee is used to support other IETF activities, such as RFC Editor, Secretariat and IETF LLC administration.

Remote Participation Fee Waivers

We understand that not everyone can afford the IETF 115 remote registration fee for a variety of reasons, including issues with income, employment status and employer support, and we do not want any of these to be a barrier to participation. We make an unlimited number of fee waivers available to remote participants and we do not ask you to explain why you are taking the fee waiver option or make any check on eligibility as we operate on a trust basis.

The information you provide will be confidential and will only be used for the purpose of allocating fee waivers. Please note that it can take up to 2 days to receive your fee waiver.

Name (required):
Organization (required, "None" is acceptable):
Email (required):
Datatracker Email (if different from above):

Onsite Participation Fee Waivers

There are a limited number of fee waivers available for onsite participants, at the discretion of the IETF Chair. To request a fee waiver for onsite registration, please contact and please include information to explain why you require an onsite fee waiver. The IRTF also makes a number of travel grants and other support options available. For more information, please see