EFSD/Lilly Young Investigator Research Award Programme

Deadline Date: 15 February 2018

Research Awards of Euro 50,000 each

This initiative replaces the EFSD/Lilly Research Fellowship Programme and is for the same target group of young investigators

The objective of the EFSD/Lilly Young Investigator Research Awards is to encourage innovative research in the fields of diabetes and its complications, and to promote excellence in medical education. Applicants should have demonstrated their ability in the field of diabetes research.

Research Awards will be made in the sum of Euro 50,000 (fifty thousand) each. Applications may be made by any paid-up member of EASD having received their highest degree (PhD, MD, DMD, DVM, or equivalent) no more than five (basic scientist) or seven years (clinician) before 1 January in the year the Fellowship is awarded. Fellows may not hold a Faculty appointment.

Research Awards must be held at a non-profit institution. The present (home) and/or the host institution (if applicable) should be based in Europe or an associated country and any award will be transferred to the European institution account.

All applications must be prepared on the official application form and completed in strict accordance with the detailed instructions to be found on these forms. Applications which do not comply with the instructions given in the application form will not be considered for review.

Upon completion of the Awards, the recipient may be invited to present his/her research results at a scientific meeting hosted by Lilly.

Download application form

Please send your application in PDF form as an email attachment by 12:00 midday (CET) on the deadline date to the following address: Foundation@easd.org.