Novo Nordisk UK Research Foundation

From 13 September 2019 we are inviting applications for funding research and education in  diabetes for 2020, all awards are made on a competitive basis.  Awards will be announced by the end of March 2020.

Research Fellowships this award is now available to all healthcare professionals (e.g. doctors, nurses, podiatrists, dieticians…) wishing to undertake a PhD: 3 years full time, 4 years full time with MSc year 1, or 5 years part-time. 

Grant small research grants in diabetes up to £12,000 open to all applicants.

Fund for nurses and allied healthcare professionals:

Attendance at a national or international meeting up to £1,000

A course of study up to £2,000

Small clinical project up to £5,000 

Please contact us for application forms and conditions and guidelines.

Tel: 01293 762009

AMRC Membership

The Foundation became members of the Association of Medical Research Charities (AMRC) in 2003.

It is important that AMRC members share a clear message about the importance of animal research and demonstrate to our supporters and donors the steps charities take to ensure they only fund high-quality research where there are clear benefits to people and animal health, and there are no alternatives.

AMRC website

The Novo Nordisk UK Research Foundation

The Novo Nordisk UK Research Foundation is an independent registered charity that supports research and education in diabetes and invites individuals or departments in the UK working within the field of diabetes to apply for the clinical research awards outlned on this website.

Registered Charity Number 1056410 


Contact Us

The Novo Nordisk UK Research Foundation
3 City Place
Beehive Ring Road
West Sussex RH6 0PA
United Kingdom

Tel: 01293 762009

NEW 2020 Fellowships Open to all healthcare professionals.

NEW 4 year Fellowships with year 1 MSc.

NEW Deadlines for applications: 

12 December 2019 - Grant and Research Fellowship

7 February 2020 - Fund 


The Novo Nordisk UK Research Foundation is funded by Novo Nordisk Ltd.




August 2019