Answers to Your Questions Regarding Funding Diabetes Research and the Approval Process

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The Diabetes Research Connection gives early-career scientists the opportunity to perform innovative type 1 diabetes research in the broad areas of cure and care, including complications.

DRC will accept grant applications during the following windows:

1. Jan 1 to March 31 for funding by Jul 1; and

2. Jul 1 to Sep 30 for funding by Dec 31.

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If you have any questions about applying to Diabetes Research Connection,
contact Christina Kalberg at or at (844) 484-3372.