The Advanced Postdoctoral Fellowships from the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) support postdoctoral researchers in diabetes who demonstrate the potential to lead their independent research groups. Applicants should have completed some postdoctoral training, show extraordinary promise and are preparing for a transition to an independent research position. Applications are open to researchers worldwide. The award provides 95,000 USD/year for up to 3 years. There are no indirect costs allowed for fellowships and JDRF will make no deductions for income tax, Social Security, etc. Funds in excess of the stipend, up to a total budget of USD 95,000 per year, can be used for travel to scientific meetings (up to USD 2,000/year), journal subscriptions, books, training courses, laboratory supplies, or equipment (in Year 1 only). The purchase of a personal computer is allowed (up to USD 2,000) only during Year 1 of the award. Health insurance costs are permissible.
Applications are due on July 6, 2023.
July 6, 2023