Grant funding

Wellcome supports research with the potential to transform the way we understand life, health and wellbeing.

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Discovery research

Wellcome funds discovery research in and across physical, social, data and life sciences, the humanities and clinical research.

All funding opportunities

We also offer specific funding opportunities to support our work in infectious disease, climate and health, and mental health.

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Find out about the people and projects we've funded, including grants awarded, researcher stories and grant funding data.

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