In search of a cure...

Put simply, it is our ultimate goal to discover a cure for diabetes. We know that this is a long road but we are intent on maximising the potential by funding the highest quality clinical and scientific research at the very best research institutions.

You can learn more about our research programme and the work we have funded by clicking here.

For researchers

Our research programme is designed to support bright young researchers, as well as established institutions, as they strive to make the kind of life-changing break-through our diabetes community is hoping for.

Researchers seeking further information on our currently available grants, can view detail of all application requirements on this site, using the links provided. Further questions should be directed to the research department by email at


Funded Research

We fund the best and brightest diabetes researchers in the UK and around the world through an annual peer-reviewed funding round.

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Research Strategy

We fund research that seeks to find the causes, treatment and cure of diabetes.

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