Research Grants

Type 1 Diabetes
Type 1 Diabetes Research

Join our team of researchers in the search for a cure for type 1 diabetes.

We encourage all qualified researchers interested in solving the clinical and scientific problems associated with type 1 diabetes to apply for funding and become a part of our winning team.

As the leading charitable funder of type 1 diabetes research worldwide, JDRF offers a wide variety of grants and fellowships to qualified researchers.

JDRF's grant application, review and award process is centralised through our international office in the US. All current and past funded grants can be viewed on our grant database.

For further details of awards available, application criteria and how to apply please visit our international website.

JDRF Australia-MS Research Australia Joint Fellowship - Call for Applications

JDRF Australia and MS Research Australia in partnership with the Macquarie Group Foundation are jointly funding a new post-doctoral fellowship to investigate the genetic overlap between type 1 diabetes and multiple sclerosis. The successful applicant will benefit from the direct mentorship and supervision of leading researchers Professor Graeme Stewart, Professor Chris Goodnow, and Associate Professor David Booth. 

Click here to download Job Description.

Applications for this fellowship are now open and close 24 August 2015.

To apply please send your CV and a cover letter addressing the criteria to:
Dr Julia Morahan, Research Development Coordinator, MS Research Australia
T: 02 8484 1321 E:

For further information, please contact:
Dr Julia Warning, Scientific Manager, JDRF Australia
T: 02 9020 6105 E: