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JDRF Diabetes Psychology Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

Deadlines are 5:00 PM (Eastern). No extensions will be granted.

Milestone Date Status
Letter of Intent N/A
Application Jan 16, 2020 Passed
Award Notification May 01, 2020 Passed
Earliest Start Jul 01, 2020 Passed

Background & Purpose

In collaboration with nationally recognized clinical psychologists with expertise in diabetes, JDRF International has created a Diabetes Psychology Postdoctoral Fellowship program to increase capacity in diabetes clinical psychology and diabetes psychology research.

Program Description

The program sponsored by JDRF is a combination of clinical diabetes care and diabetes research. Each postdoctoral fellowship is a 12-month term. Fellowships follow a modified academic calendar, starting positions between July 1, 2020 – September 1, 2020.

The fellowship is intended for those at a relatively early stage of their career. Ordinarily, the most recent doctoral degree will have been received no more than two years prior to the application submission. Applicants must be based in the United States or Canada.

There are no citizenship requirements for this program. To assure continued excellence and diversity among applicants and awardees, JDRF welcomes applications from all qualified individuals and from persons with disabilities, women, and members of minority groups.

Fellowships cannot be awarded to the same fellow more than one time.