DDEA calls for nominations for the DDEA Early-Career Researcher Awards 2024 to recognize excellence, innovation, passion and commitment in Danish diabetes and classical endocrine research.
The DDEA Early-Career Researcher Awards are presented to two individual early-career researchers (from Danish research institutions) who each has shown promising research and great potential to be world-class researchers within their fields of expertise and who each has made an important contribution to the understanding and treatment of diabetes and classical endocrine diseases*. The two awards will be presented to: one early-career researcher within diabetes and one early-career researcher within classical endocrinology.
* Research areas include: diabetes, thyroid disorders, calcium and bone metabolism, pituitary and adrenal gland diseases, gonadal diseases, other endocrine areas such as anorexia nervosa, bariatrics, endocrinopathy, multiple endocrine disorders, nutrition and electrolytes, exercise physiology, obesity, other metabolism.
Nomination deadline is 3 December 2023.
Nominations must be written in English and submitted via our online nomination form at the DDEA Grants Website. Please note that you must be logged into the DDEA Grants Website in order to submit a nomination.
The nomination should include the following documents (in one single PDF file only):
An award committee will assess the applications. The Award Committee will consist of two members of the DDEA Committee for Education and three members of the DDEA Advisory Board (all appointed by the DDEA Board of Directors).
The Award Committee will forward the recommendations to the DDEA Board of Directors, which will make the final decision. See evaluation criteria.
Please note that the DDEA Early-Career Researcher Awards will only be given out if the DDEA Award Committee is able to recommend at least three candidates per award (meeting the requirements of the call for nominations) in order to ensure diversity of research area, gender and geography.
The awardees for the DDEA Early Career Researcher Awards 2024 will be notified of the decision by 23 January 2024 and will be invited to take part in the award ceremony on 31 January 2024.
The winners will be awarded DKK 25,000 each.