On this site, you'll find information about Wellcome's funding, investments, strategy, governance and history, plus news and jobs. You can explore our other websites using the links below.

WT Grant Tracker(opens in a new tab)

Our online application and grants management system. It covers all aspects of submitting applications and the application review process. Read our guidance about how to use Grant Tracker.

Wellcome Collection(opens in a new tab)

The free destination for the incurably curious. Explore the connections between medicine, life and art in the past, present and future.

Wellcome Library(opens in a new tab)

One of the world's major resources for the study of medical history, including material relating to contemporary medicine and biomedical science in society.

Image Collections(opens in a new tab)

Find thousands of freely licensed digital books, artworks, photos and images of historical library materials and museum objects.

By Wellcome 

Explorify(opens in a new tab)

A free digital resource of activities for primary school teachers that can be used to enhance their science teaching, spark pupils’ curiosity and develop pupils’ thinking skills. 

Mosaic(opens in a new tab)

Mosaic was an award-winning longform magazine that told In-depth stories about the people, ideas and trends that drive biology and medicine and affect our lives, health and society. It launched in March 2014 and its final features were published in December 2019.

Big Picture(opens in a new tab)

A free, impartial educational resource that brought cutting-edge science into the classroom and beyond.

Wellcome awards and prizes 

Wellcome Book Prize(opens in a new tab)

An annual award open to new works of fiction or non-fiction that engage with some aspect of medicine, health or illness.

Wellcome Photography Prize

An annual prize to showcase powerful stories about medicine, science and health.

Related sites 

Wellcome Sanger Institute(opens in a new tab)

A world leader in genome research. Researchers at Sanger use genome sequences to deliver insights into human and pathogen biology.

Wellcome Genome Campus(opens in a new tab) and BioData Innovation Centre(opens in a new tab)

The Wellcome Genome Campus is home to some of the world’s foremost institutes and organisations in genomics and computational biology. BioData Innovation Centre provides flexible office space for innovative businesses that complement the unique research and science at the campus.

Wellcome Genome Campus Advanced Courses and Scientific Conferences(opens in a new tab)

A UK-based programme of postgraduate courses and conferences that focus on biomedicine.

Understanding Patient Data(opens in a new tab)

Understanding Patient Data is led by a small core team, based at the Wellcome offices. Its aim is to explain how and why data can be used for care and research, what’s allowed and what’s not, and how personal information is kept safe.

UK Biobank Ethics and Governance Council(opens in a new tab)

An independent council funded by Wellcome and the Medical Research Council.

Together Science Can(opens in a new tab)

Together Science Can was a global campaign, run by Wellcome and international partners, to celebrate and protect scientific collaboration. It ran from September 2017 to April 2019.