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.
The Hub Award
Project funding and a stimulating space for researchers and other creative minds.
Wellcome Trust Centres
Funding for world-leading groups proposing novel and innovative ways of tackling important research and translational questions.
For information about applying to the Trust, Grant Conditions, eligibility and deadlines see
Application information. Current grantholders should see
Managing a grant.