DDEA calls for nominations for the DDEA Research Education and Networking Award 2024 to acknowledge outstanding achievement, success and engagement in diabetes and/or classical endocrine research education and training of early-career researchers and in supporting networking among early-career researchers.
The DDEA Research Education and Networking Award is presented to a national or international researcher (at any point of her/his career) who, on multiple occasions, has contributed to improvements of the DDEA and/or the Danish Diabetes Academy (DDA) activities within education, talent development, networking and/or collaboration, in the form of suggesting, encouraging and disseminating new or improved models for research education and networking. Thus, enhancing the knowledge and competences of early-career researchers and/or supporting networking and collaboration among early-career researchers.
The award will pay tribute to the voluntary work carried out by researchers within DDEA and/or DDA, and potential candidates may have been involved in programme development, organisation of activities or direct teaching within DDEA and/or DDA.
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 Research Education and Networking Award will only be given out if the DDEA Award Committee is able to recommend at least three candidates (meeting the requirements of the call for nominations) in order to ensure diversity of research area, gender and geography.
The awardee for the DDEA Research Education and Networking Award 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 winner will be awarded DKK 25,000.