Grants awarded

We consider and fund a large number of grants and awards through our wide portfolio of funding schemes.

This section provides data on the scale of our funding activities. It aims to answer many of the questions we're asked about:

This data is designed to complement the full information about our funding each year provided in our Annual Report and Financial Statements.

All grants awarded since October 2005

Using the 360Giving data standard, our grants awarded since 2005 are available as an Excel document.

This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International Licence. This means the data is freely available to anyone to be used and shared as they wish.

The data must be attributed to Wellcome.

Grants awarded by Wellcome from 1 October 2005 to 30 September 2017 [XLSX 8.4MB]

General funding statistics

Our 2016-17 grant funding data provides high-level information on:

Read the 2016-17 grant funding data

Please note that this data differs from that provided in our Annual Report and Financial Statements as they:

Funding statistics by organisation

This report provides high-level information on the number of awards, value of awards and award rates by organisation.

UK grant funding report [PDF 41KB]


General funding statistics

Read the 2015-16 grant funding data

2014-15 grant portfolio and grant funding data [PDF 82KB]

Awards by organisation

2014-2015 application and award rate data by organisation [PDF 1.9MB]

Contact us

For grant-related queries please contact our grants information desk or one of our grants advisers:

Grant enquiries contact details

Find out about our Grants Division