Wellcome Trust Grants Workshop

The Wellcome Trust will be holding a one day workshop in Dublin this March for organisations that may be eligible for funding in the areas of science and art.

This free workshop will provide information on our Engaging Science grant schemes (People, Arts, Society and Broadcast Development Awards), including an overview of the grants programme, the aims and objectives of the awards, and details of the application and review process. As well as finding out how to produce an appropriate grant application, there will be opportunities to exchange ideas and develop partnerships and collaborations.

Highlights of the workshop will include:

  • The chance to meet previous and existing grantholders and hear their experiences, from the application process right through to running and completing a successful project
  • Individual grant surgeries with Wellcome Trust staff from each of the Engaging Science grants schemes
  • A session on how to get suitable scientific input into your project.

How to Attend

The Engaging Science grants workshop will be held on Thursday, 25 March 2010. The event will start at 10.30 and finish by 17.00.The precise Dublin venue has yet to be confirmed. The workshop is free but needs to be booked in advance.

For more information and to download the registration form to book a free place visit: www.wellcome.ac.uk/engagingscienceworkshops

Please contact engagingscienceworkshops@wellcome.ac.uk if you have any queries.

About the Wellcome Trust

The Wellcome Trust provides over £3 million per year through our Engaging Science grants programme to support projects that engage the public with biomedical science and its social contexts. Funding is available for artists, arts agencies, broadcast media, museums, cultural attractions and scientists, among others.