Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation: Strategic Research Agreement

The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) is accepting Project Concepts to support research for single or multiple investigators working to address critical gaps and challenges and potential breakthroughs in Type 1 diabetes research. The Strategic Research Agreement is a partnership between Investigator(s) and JDRF Scientists to help address roadblocks and accelerate JDRF’s mission through support of cutting-edge scientific investigation. Award amount varies. The Project Concept deadline is August 1, 2017 by 5:00pm ET.

The Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations has identified the following private funding opportunity:

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation: Strategic Research Agreement
http://www.jdrf.org 

The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) is accepting Project Concepts to support research for single or multiple investigators working to address critical gaps and challenges and potential breakthroughs in Type 1 diabetes research. The Strategic Research Agreement is a partnership between Investigator(s) and JDRF Scientists to help address roadblocks and accelerate JDRF’s mission through support of cutting-edge scientific investigation. Further, this mechanism embodies cooperative development of a research plan, interim quarterly reporting on milestones and interaction with JDRF scientists prior to and during the award period. The budget and duration of funding are variable and continued funding is based on satisfactory effort and quarterly progress on milestones. Eligible applicants must hold an MD, DMD, DVM, PhD, or equivalent and have a faculty position or equivalent at a college, university, medical school, company, or other research facility.

Please read the full application guidelines for details on Multi-Project SRAs and Clinical SRA guidelines.

Project Concept Deadline: August 1, 2017 by 5:00pm ET. Application Guidelines for the award: http://grantcenter.jdrf.org/information-for-applicants/grant-mechanism-descriptions/strategic-research-agreements/.

If you have any questions about this funding opportunity, please contact Kavita Hall, Associate Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations, at Kavita.hall@unc.edu or (919) 962-2013. The UNC Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations is available to provide assistance in pursuing privately funded opportunities. 

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