How the Wellcome Trust Spends its Money

Wellcome Trust Blog

The most recent Wellcome Trust annual report showed healthy returns on our investment portfolio, which should allow us to spend in excess of £4 billion in the period 2014-2019. But where do we spend our money? Today, we are releasing the latest data on our grants portfolio and institutional application rates. Alyson Fox, Head of Grants Management at the Wellcome Trust, explains why it’s important for us to be so open…

Anyone who has applied to the Wellcome Trust for funding will know that our assessment process is rigorous and challenging, but it is also important to us that it is open and transparent.

As part of our continued commitment to openness, we are (for the second year running) publishing a range of infographics that show data on our recent funding decisions and our active portfolio of research. We are proud of our varied portfolio and we think that…

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Author: Shane O'Mara

Neuroscientist

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