Diabetes UK Early Career Small Grants
This scheme supports early-career basic scientists and members of Allied Health Professions to undertake small research projects related to diabetes.
For researchers at key career transition points, with the aim of enabling successful recipients to go on to secure further funding.
Awards are provided for up to one year and up to £15,000 can be provided for material and consumables, small pieces of equipment, animal purchase and maintenance and collaborative travel.
The scheme operates through three distinct funding streams:
- Medically qualified scientists should apply to The Academy of Medical Scientists Starter Grants for Clinical Lecturers.
- Basic scientists should apply to either The Academy of Medical Scientists Springboard for Biomedical Scientists or the Diabetes UK Early Career Small Grant.
- Allied Health Professionals should apply to the Diabetes UK Early Career Small Grant.