Research Fellowship Program

Assessment criteria

Assessment criteria Weighting
1. Relevance to diabetes education and care 20%
The project must address all of the following:
  • How the proposal will result in improved diabetes education and care in Australia
  • How it will support ADEA Members and other health professionals in contributing to excellence in diabetes support to all Australians
  • Align with the principles of the Australian National Diabetes Strategy 2016-2020
The project might also want to address either of the following:
2. Merit 50%
  • Feasibility
  • Rationale
  • Methodology
  • Innovation
  • Applicant's track record relevant to opportunity
  • Plan for ongoing mentoring and development during the project
3. Collaboration 15%
  • The project could be supported by a research advisory group including (an) ADEA member(s), people with diabetes and, as appropriate, cross-disciplinary clinicians, health care policy makers, service managers, industry and/or multiple site collaboration.
  • How the results of the research project could be communicated with ADEA to other researchers, clinicians, students, consumers and health care decision makers?
  • How the results of the research project could be translated into practice?
4. Impact 15%
  • What key outcomes are expected?
  • How, and how quickly, the research could have an impact on diabetes education and care in Australia?