How we support research careers

We want to help science to solve the urgent health challenges facing everyone. That's why we support thousands of curious, passionate researchers all over the world.

Find out about the funding we offer at key career stages.

Postgraduate training

For people who have, or are about to finish, an undergraduate degree, and want to go on to do a Master's or PhD.

Most of our grantholders get funding from a range of sources during their career, not just from Wellcome.

We also:

There are exciting career opportunities in research. Some of today's jobs – for example in health informatics, advanced brain imaging and computational biology – didn’t exist five years ago.

As careers in research continue to change, researchers will remain at the heart of our strategy.

Contact us 

Contact our information officers if you have a question about funding.

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