Funding teams of researchers, consisting of independent research groups, to work together on the most important scientific problems that can only be solved through collaborative efforts.
Enabling clinically active healthcare professionals to continue their research at postdoctoral level and develop scientific independence.
These set out requirements for research practice and funding, including policies on open access and data management and sharing.
Our policy on carbon offset for travel on all Wellcome-funded grants.
This guidance is for people who want to apply for funding, our grantholders and research officers.
Offering recently qualified postdoctoral researchers the opportunity to start independent research careers, working in some of the best research environments in the world.
We know that preparing funding applications is time-consuming and can be stressful, so we’ve put together some tips to help you write your Wellcome grant application.
Works collaboratively on Wellcome’s priority global mental health programme to transform how we understand, fund, prevent and treat anxiety and depression in young people.
If you apply for a Wellcome grant, you may be invited for an interview to help us reach a decision. This advice is to help you prepare for your interview and it applies to researchers in biomedical science, population health and humanities and social science.
Stories and opinion about the issues we care about, the research Wellcome funds and the way we work.
Current practices prioritise outputs over people’s wellbeing. We want to help build a better research culture – one that is creative, inclusive and honest.
Wellcome is making a pledge of up to £10 million to accelerate research and support global efforts to tackle the ongoing COVID-19 epidemic.
Kelly Vere, Director of Technical Skills and Strategy at the University of Nottingham, explains how she's been working to build a better culture for technicians.
Wellcome's day-to-day activities are managed by a leadership team made up of senior managers from across the organisation. Here are biographies of the board members.
Strengthening the evidence base to better prevent and control coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemics and to increase research and response capacity.
Guidance on making your research publication compliant with our open access policy.