This partnership funds global health researchers who focus on health priorities in low- and middle-income countries.
Researchers are co-funded by Wellcome and the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) through the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) using Official Development Assistance (ODA) funding.
This partnership jointly funds some of the successful applicants to the Wellcome schemes below.
Applicants must be employed by a university or research institute based in a low- or middle-income country that is eligible for ODA funding, or the UK.
The funding is for global health research. The research must:
Areas of global health research we're particularly interested in supporting include (but are not limited to):
Your research can’t be funded through the partnership if it:
Wellcome will consider applications for funding in these areas outside this partnership.
We'll decide if successful applicants are eligible for funding under this partnership, using the above criteria.
If eligible, we'll contact successful applicants. We may share application information with the DHSC/NIHR.
Wellcome is responsible for administering applications and awards made under this partnership, in line with our grant conditions and funding policies. Some additional grant conditions will also apply.
We make awards directly to the host organisations.
We review awards made under this partnership and inform the DHSC/NIHR of any review outcomes.
If you have a question about this partnership, or the funding schemes under the partnership, please email email@example.com.
Contact our information officers if you have a question about funding.