Wellcome Trust Post Graduate Fellowship Schemes
The Wellcome Trust offers fellowship and training schemes to foster continued career development
Research Training Fellowships
This scheme is for medical, dental, veterinary or clinical psychology graduates who have little or no research training, but who wish to develop a long-term career in academic medicine. Applications are encouraged from individuals who wish to undertake substantial training through high-quality research in an appropriate unit or clinical research facility, towards a PhD or MD qualification.
Public health and tropical medicine Fellowships
Support for researchers in low- and middle-income countries in public health and tropical medicine at all stages of their careers. Applications that fall within the Public Health and Tropical Medicine remit will be considered.
Provide support for postgraduate research and training relevant to health in low- and middle-income countries.
Provide support for researchers from low- and middle-income countries who are at an early stage in their research careers, to gain research experience and training relevant to health in low- and middle-income countries.
Provide support for high-calibre, mid-career researchers from low- and middle-income countries, to establish an independent research programme in a low- and middle-income country location.
Provide support for outstanding researchers from low- and middle-income countries, to establish themselves as leading investigators at an academic institution in a low- and middle-income country location.