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If you’ve got a great idea in the areas we support, browse our grant schemes to find the one that’s right for you.

Displaying 7 schemes

    Public Engagement Fund

    This fund enables individuals and organisations to use creative approaches in engaging the public with health research.

    Where your project will take place:

    • UK,
    • Republic of Ireland,
    • Low- and middle-income countries in Sub-Saharan Africa, South Asia, and East Asia and Pacific

    Duration of funding

    Up to 3 years

    Scale of funding

    £25,000 to £3 million

    Research Enrichment – Public Engagement

    Helping Wellcome grantholders to engage the public with their research. This scheme was previously known as the Provision for Public Engagement.

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    Duration of funding

    Funding will end at the same time as your main Wellcome grant

    Scale of funding

    Between £10,000 and £250,000 (depending on your main Wellcome grant)

    Curiosity

    'Curiosity' provides funding for organisations who want to run exciting and engaging science activities aimed at disadvantaged children and young people. 

    Where your host organisation is based:

    • UK

    Duration of funding

    Up to 3 years

    Scale of funding

    Up to £10,000 a year for a small award. Up to £40,000 a year for a large award.

    The Hub Award

    Bringing researchers and creative professionals together at Wellcome Collection to work as a collaborative residency.

    Duration of funding

    One to two years

    Scale of funding

    Flexible funding, up to £1 million

    Research Enrichment – Open Research

    Supporting Wellcome grantholders to develop innovative ways to make their research open, accessible and reusable.

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    Duration of funding

    Funding will end at the same time as your main Wellcome grant

    Scale of funding

    Up to £50,000

    Engagement Fellowships

    Developing emerging leaders from a range of backgrounds so they can engage the public with health research.

    Where your activity will take place:

    • UK,
    • Republic of Ireland

    Duration of funding

    Up to 2 years. Can be done part time.

    Scale of funding

    Salary and research expenses covered

    Research Enrichment – Diversity and Inclusion

    Enabling Wellcome grantholders to identify and tackle barriers to diversity and inclusion in their work.

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    Type of researcher:

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    • Clinical,
    • Public health

    Duration of funding

    Funding will end at the same time as your main Wellcome grant

    Scale of funding

    Up to £20,000