There has been lots of reaction to the changes we’re making to Wellcome’s open access policy. This is how we are addressing them.
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The Board of Governors of the Wellcome Trust has approved the creation of a new business that will invest in emerging businesses and technologies in the healthcare and life…
What the policy applies to, how to comply, preprints, costs we'll provide and sanctions.
Wellcome's response to some journals discouraging researchers from making Author Accepted Manuscripts open access.
The archive of NCT (National Childbirth Trust) documenting 60 years of the organisation's history, has been catalogued by the Wellcome Library and is available to access for…
Scientists developing promising new antibiotics in India, Ireland, France, Switzerland, the USA and UK are to share up to US$17.6m to speed treatments for the world’s…
Mental Health Award: Finding the right treatment, for the right people, at the right time for anxiety and depression
Wellcome will fund researchers and teams who will validate markers to enable stratification in anxiety and/or depression as early as possible.
- Leading a research programme
- Postdoctoral research
- Postgraduate training
- Returning to research
Where your administering organisation is based:
- Anywhere in the world (apart from mainland China and countries that are the target of international sanctions)
Duration of funding:
Up to 5 years
Scale of funding:
Up to £5 million
Following a large consultation, we have updated our open access (OA) policy so it now aligns with Plan S. The changes will apply from 1 January 2021.
The WHO has published new guidance strongly recommending that intravenous tranexamic acid (TXA) is given to women diagnosed with severe bleeding within three hours of them…
Wellcome is backing calls for the government to ensure post-Brexit immigration rules will allow the UK to continue to recruit highly trained technical staff.
Today, we’re pleased to launch new Research Enrichment awards. These extend our dedicated funding for public engagement to encompass open research, and diversity and…
Guidance for research organisations on how to implement responsible and fair approaches for research assessment
Guidance for Wellcome-funded organisations on research assessment approaches.
Project summaries of Wellcome grants awarded under the scheme ‘Strategic Translation Award’.
What are drug-resistant infections, who is affected and what we can do to prevent their rise and spread?
This is chapter 1 of the Wellcome Global Monitor 2018.
Mark Hahnel, product manager at Figshare, introduces a free service aiming to push forward open access.
It’s not enough to just have more data on climate and health. There must also be equality of data or data equity. Alice Bell and Felipe Colón, experts in climate change and…
A chromosome account of evolution and revolution The human X chromosome is about sex and how it evolved. It also has a unique position in the history of genetics – and the…
This is chapter 4 of the Wellcome Global Monitor 2018.
We want the research we fund – like publications, data, software and materials – to be open and accessible, so it can have the greatest possible impact.