Social Sciences Discovery Advisory Group

This advisory group shortlists candidates for Wellcome Career Development Awards and Wellcome Discovery Awards.

Its remit covers applications that aim to transform understanding of health and healthcare through innovative approaches in social sciences or bioethics.

Examples include:

  • bioethics and health-related social sciences, including anthropology, economics, international development, law, science and technology studies and sociology
  • significant advances in social science or bioethics
  • innovative concepts or methods in health-related social sciences or bioethics.


We will publish membership details in the autumn.