Funding Competitions

Patient-Oriented Research Early Career Investigator Mentorship Award in Diabetes and its Complications

In June 2017, the Training and Mentoring Program launched its first Intercentre Mentorship award for early career investigators interested in Patient-Oriented Research (POR) in diabetes and its complications.

The goal of this award is to promote networking and optimal integration of early career investigators into the Diabetes Action Canada (DAC) Network and the Canadian diabetes research community. Up to two (2) annual mentorship awards of $10,000 each will be awarded to early career investigators to work with an internal mentor and an external mentor. At least one mentor will be a regular member of the DAC Network.

Stay tuned for the next competition in 2019!

POR Early Career Investigator Mentorship Award Information – 2018-19

Application form_POR Early Career Investigator Mentorship 2018-19


Patient-Oriented Research Intercentre Trainee Internship Award in Diabetes and its Complications

In June 2017, the Training and Mentoring Program launched its first Intercentre Internship competition for graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and research professionals interested in Patient-Oriented Research (POR) in diabetes and its complications.

The goal of this award is to promote networking and optimal integration of trainees into the Diabetes Action Canada (DAC) Network and the Canadian diabetes research community. Up to two (2) annual internships of $10,000 will be awarded to trainees. The DAC Network invites researchers who are PIs or Co-Is of the DAC Network to propose collaborative projects in the areas of diabetes and its complications and for which a trainee will complete his training in another laboratory (in another research centre).

Stay tuned for the next competition in 2019!

POR Intercentre Trainee Internship Award Information 2018-19

Application form_POR Intercentre Trainee Internship 2018-19


Post-doctoral Fellowship Program

The Training and Mentoring Program also offers up to 2 (two) Post-doctoral Fellowship Awards, peer-reviewed by Diabetes Canada, of $50,000 per year for a period of two years. This competition is open to all Diabetes Action Canada Investigators.

Stay tuned for the next competition in 2019!

 


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