ADIPS-NOVO NORDISK RESEARCH GRANTS 2021  

Applications for 2021 closed on Monday 13 September 2021

Successful applicants in the 2021 round will be announced at the ADIPS AGM on Thursday 25 November at 6.00pm AEDT.  Members will have received details on how to join in the electronic newsletters.

We are excited to announce that applications are now called for the ADIPS-Novo Nordisk Research Grants for 2021.  There will be two research grants available in the broad areas of Clinical, Scientific or Education Research. These grants are encouragement awards in the field of Diabetes in Pregnancy and are for A$10,000 each. 

They may be suitable for pilot studies but are not intended to fund large scale projects or salaries.  Priority will be given to new investigators, novel submissions, and proposals which are not additional studies within existing funded projects.

 

It is expected that projects will be completed within one year and that the successful applicants should undertake to present their findings at the ADIPS Annual Scientific Meeting in the following 1–2 years.

 The applicants must be financial members of ADIPS. Check your membership is current or join now on the ADIPS website (see under Membership and join online).

Submissions should be of no more than 2 pages. They must indicate:

Grant Title

Grant Category (Clinical, Scientific or Educational)

Investigators

Project details

Institution and contact

Significance of the project

In addition, the following questions need to be answered:

Is this proposal a component or sub-study of a larger project with existing funding or where funding from another body has been sought

Name of the administering body.

Enquiries and Grant Applications to:  Ms Suzie Neylon, ADIPS Executive Officer on Email: sneylon@adips.org

The successful applicants will be notified by the end of November 2021 with funding available for projects to commence in January 2022.

Submission closing date has been extended to midnight on Monday 13 September 2021.

Applicants must be financial members of ADIPS.   There is no application form.  Applications should be no more than 2 x A4 pages plus references and sent by email in PDF.  Applications should be sent to Ms Suzie Neylon, Executive Officer, ADIPS via email to sneylon@adips.org.  Further information on the application criteria for these grants is available in the attached flyer.  CLICK HERE

APPLICATIONS HAVE NOW CLOSED FOR 2021.

The successful applicants will be notified following the review of applications by an expert panel and funding available to commence projects in January 2022.

  

 

ADIPS ASM Grants and Award

To apply for the following awards and grants please select the appropriate box during the abstract submission process when submitting your abstract for an ADIPS ASM via the meeting registration system. All supporting documents for these awards should be emailed to admin@adips.org

 

Graz Clock Award

For the best overall oral presentation overall at Annual Scientific Meeting presented by an ADIPS member. Must be a financial ADIPS member prior to the ASM. No application required for this award - eligible presenters will be considered.  Prior winners of the Graz Clock Award are ineligible for this award.
Value : A$600

Emerging Investigator Award

For the best oral presentation at Annual Scientific Meeting by an emerging investigator defined as a medical student, advanced trainee, a person enrolled for a higher degree (Honours, Masters, PhD) or any other presenter who could reasonably be considered “junior” or emerging. i.e. not an established investigator. Must be a financial member of ADIPS prior to closing date for applications. In addition to submitting the abstract, the applicant should email a brief CV and a supporting letter from his/her supervisor to the ADIPS Secretariat at admin@adips.org.  If this person wins the Graz Clock award, the Emerging Investigator Award is given to the next best emerging investigator. Prior winners of the Graz Clock Award are ineligible for this award.
Value : A$600

Allied Health Presentation Award

For the best oral presentation given at the ADIPS ASM by an allied health professional. Must be a financial member of ADIPS prior to closing date for applications. In addition to submitting the abstract, applicant should email a brief CV and a supporting letter from his/her supervisor to the ADIPS Secretariat at admin@adips.org. If this person wins the Graz Clock Award, the Allied Health Presentation award is given to the next best allied health oral presentation. If there are no oral presentations by allied health professionals at the ADIPS ASM, the Allied Health Presentation Award may be given to the best poster presentation by an allied health professional, unless this person wins the Outstanding Poster Award. Prior winners of the Graz Clock Award are ineligible for this award.
Value : A$500

Outstanding Poster Award

For the best poster presentation at the ADIPS ASM by an emerging investigator (defined above). Must be a financial member of ADIPS prior to closing date for applications. In addition to submitting the abstract, applicant should email a brief CV and a supporting letter from his/her supervisor to the ADIPS Secretariat at admin@adips.org. Prior winners of the Graz Clock Award are ineligible for this award.
Value : A$500

Travel Grants

A maximum of five Travel Grants will be awarded to emerging investigators (defined above) who have an abstract accepted for presentation at the ADIPS ASM. The number and value of travel grants will be determined according to the number and suitability of applications and the funds available. Must be a financial member of ADIPS prior to closing date for applications. In addition to submitting the abstract, applicant should email a brief CV and a supporting letter from his/her supervisor to the ADIPS Secretariat at admin@adips.org. Applications will be prioritised using abstract review scores. Present or prior winners of the Graz Clock Award are ineligible for this award. Applicants who live in the city/town of the ADIPS ASM are ineligible for a travel grant.
Value: Up to A$500 each grant at the ADIPS board’s discretion.