2017 Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center Russell Berrie Foundation Fellowship in Diabetes Research
WHAT: This program, now in its 19th year, is designed to support the mentored diabetes-related research activity of outstanding postdoctoral fellows for a period of up to two years. Research projects can be laboratory-based or clinical, and can relate to causes, consequences or treatments of diabetes and allied disorders such as obesity.
FUNDING: The program will award up to $65,000 per year, for a maximum of two years (for a total of $130,000). Start dates in January 2018. A second year of funding is contingent upon progress made in the first year and other programmatic considerations.
WHO: Applications are submitted by the mentor in conjunction with the potential fellow.
HOW: To apply, the mentor must complete and submit the following 2017 application form, which includes the following information:
Nominee's Name and Degrees:
Date of Birth:
Education: (institutions and degrees):
Mentor's Title and Department:
Title of Proposed Project:
Description of Project: (1000 words)
Mentor's Statement of Support: (500 words)
Supplemental Documents: Trainee's NIH format Curriculum Vitae
WHEN: Completed Application Forms and CV must be submitted via E-Mail to Bernadette Spina, firstname.lastname@example.org, by 9:00 AM on 18 September, 2017. The recipient of the Naomi Berrie Fellowship in Diabetes Research will be announced in November 2017.