[ European Foundation For the Study of Diabetes (EFSD) and Lilly | Young Investigator Research Award ]


Event details

Date and time 17.02.2020  
Category Call for proposal

The objective of the EFSD/Lilly Young Investigator Research Awards is to encourage innovative research in the fields of diabetes and its complications, and to promote excellence in medical education.

Who can apply:

  • Scientists and clinicians: they must hold a PhD, MD, DMD, DVM, or equivalent for no more than 5 years (for basic scientists) or 7 years (for clinicians) preceding the first call of the year. Exceptions for maternity/paternity/sick leave are taken into account.
  • Applicants should have demonstrated their ability in the field of diabetes research.
  • Fellows may NOT hold a permanent appointment.
  • Applicants to all EFSD programmes must be paid-up members of EASD.
  • Only one EFSD award per PI or Co-PI at a time.
  • There can be more than one EFSD award per lab, but for separate projects.

Funding: Max. EUR 50’000

Deadline: 17 February 2020 at 18:00 (CET)
Decision: May 2020

For further information, please have a look at the call webpage (incl. evaluation criteria), general instructions, online application portal (incl. the online application form) and past grantees.


Practical information

  • General public
  • Free



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