Humanities and social science funding schemes
These funding schemes support individuals and teams across all stages of a research career.
Our funding schemes
Funding for world-class researchers to address the most important questions.
Support enabling universities to attract and retain outstanding research staff.
Funding for individuals to undertake a one-year Master’s course
Funding to support the generation of new ideas.
Support for small-scale research projects, scoping exercises or meetings.
Wellcome Trust Centres
Funding for world-leading groups proposing novel and innovative ways of tackling important research and translational questions.
The Hub Award
Project funding and a stimulating space for researchers and other creative minds.
For information about applying to the Trust, Grant Conditions, eligibility and deadlines see
Application information. Current grantholders should see
Managing a grant.