8/14/2015
The Russell Berrie Foundation Fellowship in Diabetes Research:
Applications Due September 21, 2015

2015 Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center

Russell Berrie Foundation Fellowship in Diabetes Research

WHAT: This program, now in its 17th 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 2016. 

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 2015 Application Form, which includes the following information:

Nominee's Name and Degrees:

Current Position:

Date of Birth:       

Education: (institutions and degrees)

Mentor's Name:    

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 Rudolph L. Leibel, MD, rl232@columbia.edu  by 9:00 AM on 21 September, 2015

 

2015 The Naomi Berrie Fellow in Diabetes Research Award

Please submit this application by 21 September 2015 by e-mail to: RL232@columbia.edu.  The recipient of the Naomi Berrie Fellowship in Diabetes Research will be announced in November 2015.

Nominee's Name and Degrees:

                                                                

Current Position: 

Date of Birth:

Education: (institutions and degrees):

 

Mentor's Name:

Mentor's Title and Department:

 

Title of Proposed Project:

Description of Project: (1000 words)

           

 

 

 

 

 

Mentor's Statement of Support: (500 words)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please Attach Trainee's Curriculum Vitae:

 

 

Rudolph L. Leibel

1150 St. Nicholas Avenue, Room 620A

Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center  

New York, NY 10032                                                                                                             

Website: www.nbdiabetes.org