Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) – FY2025 Training Awards (3)


Event details

Date 27.06.2024
Category Call for proposal

The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) provides seed funding for highly innovative, high-risk-high-reward research with significant potential to accelerate its mission of funding type-1 diabetes research. JDRF is requesting applications for the following opportunities:

  • Career Development Awards: Designed to attract qualified and promising scientists early in their faculty careers and to give them the opportunity to establish themselves in areas that reflect the JDRF research emphasis areas.
  • Postdoctoral Fellowships: Designed to attract qualified, promising scientists entering their professional career in the T1D research field; intended for those in a relatively early state in their career.
  • Advanced Postdoctoral Fellowships: Designed to attract qualified, promising scientists to receive full time research training and to assist these promising individuals in transitioning from a fellowship to an independent (faculty-level) position

Funding & Duration:
  • Career Development Awards: USD 200,000/year for up to 5 years.
  • Postdoctoral Fellowships: Award amounts are based on years of relevant postdoctoral experience, for up to 3 years.
  • Advanced Postdoctoral Fellowships: USD 95,000/year for up to 3 years.

  • Open to international candidates from universities, holding an MD, DMD, DVM, PhD, or equivalent.

How to Apply:
  • Proposals should be submitted through the online portal RMS360, using the dedicated application form (available on the portal).

  • 27 June 2024

Further information:
  • More information about the three calls is available here.
  • The proposal should be submitted on the online portal RMS360.
  • For any other questions, please contact the Research Office.

Practical information

  • General public
  • Free


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