These awards support researchers who are transforming great ideas into healthcare innovations that could have a significant impact on human health.
Researchers can work in any scientific discipline, including a discipline outside life sciences, and can work on any type of technology. Examples of technologies include:
- therapeutics (small molecules or biologics)
- digital technologies
- regenerative medicine.
The work proposed must be essential for developing the healthcare innovation.
Deadline: Rolling, applications can be submitted online at any time. Shortlisting meetings happen every three months.
Dollar Amount: Up to £500,000, or up to £750,000 for multidisciplinary collaborations
Eligibility: Individuals and teams from not-for-profit and commercial organisations can apply. Wellcome particularly encourage proposals from multidisciplinary collaborations within or between organisations.