All funding guidance pages
These set out the terms and conditions on which we award grants.
Our position statement in support of open and unrestricted access to published research.
Our position on funding overheads.
Full guidelines on good research practice
These set out requirements for research practice and funding, including policies on open access and data management and sharing.
Our policy on bullying and harassment.
Our policy on the management and sharing of data, software and materials that arises from research that Wellcome funds.
If you have current Wellcome funding, you can use our logo on websites, presentations, paperwork and promotional materials.
Our policy on intellectual property.
Our requirements for commercialising Wellcome-funded intellectual property.
Guidance notes on research involving human participants living in low- and middle-income countries.
Find out what costs Wellcome will cover if you need to take leave.
Our requirements for grantholders before, during and after clinical trials.
Our policy on research involving human participants.
Wellcome's online portal for our grantholders to report on their funded work.
Our policy position and framework on health-related findings in research. Updated in March 2014.
The criteria that host institutions should satisfy when handling allegations of research misconduct.
Our position statement on the use of animals in medical research.
Some of the key issues that we expect to see addressed in intellectual property commercialisation agreements.
Our policy on the use of personal information in research.
Find out how international sanctions can affect your grant.
Joint BBSRC, MRC and Wellcome Trust policy and position statement on managing risks of misuse associated with grant funding activities. Updated in July 2015.
Our policy on confidentiality of the application review process.
Our policy on researchers who are funded by the tobacco industry.
The environmental practice guidelines we follow.
Our policy position on the use of stem cells in research. Updated in October 2013.
Find out what costs Wellcome will cover if you need to take sick leave.
Policy on conflicts of interest relating to Wellcome-funded researchers and commercial organisations
Our policy for managing conflicts of interest where Wellcome-funded researchers are involved in commercial organisations.
Wellcome is committed to safeguarding your personal information in accordance with data protection law.
Contact our information officers if you have a question about funding.