All funding guidance pages

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Grant conditions

These set out the terms and conditions on which we award grants.

Costs grantholders can claim on a grant

This information is for Wellcome-funded grantholders based in UK and Irish organisations. This is a list of the types of costs that can be claimed on a grant.

Employment of staff

General guidelines, costing fellows salaries, employment of fellows, funding students, and funding and employment of other staff.

Current payment arrangements

Information on how grant payments are made.

Maternity, paternity, adoption and shared parental leave

Find out what costs Wellcome will cover if you need to take leave.

Managing grant budgets

Guidance on the transfer of funds between budget headings.

Transferring a grant

Find out what to do if you want to transfer your Wellcome grant.

Grant payments team

Who to contact if you have a grant payment query.

Closing grant accounts

Our process for closing grant accounts.

Currency issues

Information about what currency you can ask for in your grant application and what happens if the exchange rate fluctuates.

Supplementary funding

Summary of the provision of supplementary funding.

Equipment ownership and change of host organisation

What happens to equipment if a grantholder moves to another organisation.

10 per cent retention policy

Details of grant funds retained by Wellcome until a Final Expenditure Report has been submitted.

Sick leave

Find out what costs Wellcome will cover if you need to take sick leave.

Contact us

Contact our information officers if you have a question about funding.