Current opportunities

If you are a researcher working in type 1 diabetes and its complications, you can find out more about funding schemes on the following pages, including those specifically targeted at UK researchers.  We offer a range of grants, including postdoctoral fellowships and career development awards. You will also find information on funding opportunities available from other organisations.

Information on how to apply for JDRF funding and our decision process can be found here.

Before applying for JDRF funding, please familiarise yourself with our Research Strategy (JDRF research strategy is currently being updated and a link will be added as soon as it becomes available) and ensure that you demonstrate how your research will accelerate the delivery of our mission in your application.

JDRF funding opportunities

We offer a wide variety of grants and fellowships for researchers in type 1 diabetes and its complications.

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Partnerships and UK-specific schemes

We provide funding schemes addressing the needs of the UK type 1 diabetes research community.

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Other funders

We highlight other sources of funding and partnerships available to diabetes researchers.

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