Information for Researchers
JDRF provides funding and support for the best and brightest minds in T1D research in Canada. Since our inception over 50 years ago, we have been part of almost major breakthrough in type 1 diabetes research, and we’re always looking for the next big discovery that will transform the lives of people with T1D.
If you are a researcher interested in changing the lives of millions of people with T1D, we encourage you to apply for funding and become part of our team.
Read more about JDRF’s Global Research Strategy here.
Program Launch: August 2022
Registration: October 2022
Application Deadline: November 2022
Notice of Decision: April 2023
Program Launch: June 3, 2022
Application deadline: November 1, 2022
Notice of Decision: March 2023
Program Launch: May 25, 2022
Registration: July 21, 2022
Application Deadline: August 23, 2022
Notice of Decision: January 2023
Launch of Request for Applications: January 14, 2022
Application deadline: April 25, 2022 at 17:00 ET
Funding decision: July 4, 2022
Latest fellowship start date in Vancouver: Sept 15, 2022
LOI deadline: passed
Application deadline: July 13, 2021 – passed
Anticipated Notice of Decision: November 10, 2021
Funding start date: January 1, 2022
JDRF International offers funding through multiple mechanisms, including Strategic Research Agreements, Innovative Grants, training grants for postdoctoral fellows and early career researchers, and Industry Discovery & Development Partnerships.