Wellcome Trust – Collaborative Awards in Science


Collaborative Awards promote the development of new ideas and speed the pace of discovery. This scheme funds teams of researchers, consisting of independent research groups, to work together on the most important scientific problems that can only be solved through collaborative efforts.


The lead applicant must be based in the UK, Republic of Ireland, or a low- or middle-income country. Other applicants can be based in the same or different countries anywhere in the world.

Award amount

Up to £4 million can be awarded over a period of five years.

Deadline for online application: 30 April 2019 (preliminary application); 25 July (full application)

For more information on the application, please visit: https://wellcome.ac.uk/funding/collaborative-awards-science