Funding Opportunities and Deadlines

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Requests for Applications (RFAs)

RFA Details E/LOI Deadline Application
Start Date
Beta Cell Therapies
JDRF Encapsulation Consortium: Developing and Testing Novel Encapsulation Technologies N/A 8/1/2014 1/2015 3/2015
Potential Mechanisms of Persistence of C-peptide in Established T1D 2/18/2014 4/11/2014 7/2014 8/2014
Immune Therapies
Role of Beta Cell Antigen Modifications in the Pathogenesis, Diagnosis, Prevention and Treatment of Human Type 1 Diabetes  N/A  3/24/2014  6/2014  8/2014
Prevention Therapies
Microbiome Consortium for Collaborative Awards N/A 3/3/2014 5/2013 7/2014
Biomarkers of Progression in the At-Risk Setting for Type 1 Diabetes 11/1/2013 12/18/2013 3/2013 6/2014
Complications Therapies
Diabetic Nephropathy Biomarker Discovery and Validation Using Type 1 Diabetes Cohorts 7/14/2014 10/2014 3/2015 4/2015
Exploratory Clinical Trials to Prevent Progression of Diabetic Nephropathy 5/15/2014 9/2014 1/2015 2/2015
Target Discovery and Validation for Diabetic Nephropathy 10/31/2013 2/2013 5/2014 7/2014
Glucose Control
Clinical and Preclinical Studies To Prevent or Treat Hypoglycemia Unawareness 1/13/2014 3/2014 5/2014 7/2014
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All Other Grant Mechanisms
Application Timeline
Application Opens Application Deadline Application Notification Earliest Start Date
Innovative Grants 7/1/2013 8/30/2013 4/2014 5/2014
Postdoctoral FellowshipsAdvanced Postdoctoral Fellowships
JDRF is pleased to partner with the Danish Diabetes Academy on the following Training Grants:Career Development AwardsEarly Career Patient-Oriented Diabetes Research Awards
7/1/2013 8/30/2013 4/2014 5/2014
Strategic Research Agreements
N/A 8/15/2014 9/2014 N/A
N/A 11/10/2014 12/2014 N/A
N/A 2/3/2015 3/2015 N/A
Industry Discovery & Development Partnerships Visit the IDDP webpage: contact Richard A. Insel, M.D. ( and/or appropriate Therapeutic Area Program Director
Conference Grants Submit Application to the Appropriate Therapeutic Area Program Director, 3-6 months prior to meeting date

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