Wellcome Trust: International Training Fellowships 2019

Deadline: 25 April 2019

Wellcome Trust is seeking applications for its International Training Fellowships 2019 to offer nationals of low- and middle-income countries the opportunity to receive training at postgraduate or postdoctoral level.


  • An International Training Fellowship is for three years, unless applicants want to hold it on a part-time basis.
  • If they want to do Master’s training or a diploma course relevant to the research proposal, the fellowship can last up to four years. Applicants must be able to justify this training.
  • The support includes:
    • A basic salary
    • Personal removal expenses
    • Research management and support costs
    • Research expenses, directly related to their proposal
    • Course fees

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants can apply for an International Training Fellowship if:

  • Applicants are a national of a low- or middle-income country.
  • Applicants proposed research focuses on a health priority in a low- or middle-income country.
  • Applicants have sponsorship from an eligible host organisation in a low- or middle-income country.

How to Apply

Applicants can apply online via given website.

For more information, please visit https://wellcome.ac.uk/funding/guidance/low-and-middle-income-countries

  • Avatar Mohamoud Farah Ibrahim says:

    Hi my name is Mohamoud I am young Somali Man looking for training to build my professional skill so do i take part this training freely

    • Avatar Ritu at fundsforNGOs says:

      Hi Mohamoud Farah Ibrahim,

      For more information regarding eligibility criteria, application process and more, please visit the link provided at the end of the post.

      Good Luck!

  • Rita & Alex Hillman Foundation inviting Hillman Emergent Innovation Program 2019

    Apply for Stanley Thomas Johnson Foundation’s Conflict and Violence Grant Program

    Help the Homeless Grant to Support Homeless Charities throughout the UK

    Asia New Zealand Foundation announces Media Travel Grants Program

    U.S. Embassy Banjul, Gambia PAS Annual Program Statement

    UNDP/RGB launches a Programme on Strengthening Civil Society Organizations for Responsive and Accountable Governance in Rwanda

    UN Women/Georgia to Support for Gender Equality Measures Among the Private Sector

    USAID’s Lebanon Investment Initiative (LII) Program

    Applications Open for Innovate UK’s Smart Grants Programme

    U.S. Department of State, Bureau of INL: Capacity Building for Nepal’s Judicial Committees on Local Dispute Resolution & Community Legal Education Project

    UN Women seeking Proposals for ‘Social and Economic Stabilization and Strengthening the Resilience of Refugee Women and Adolescent Girls in Turkey’

    U.S. Embassy in Djibouti announces Julia Taft Refugee Fund 2019

    Sida International Training Programme on ‘Sustainable Urban Water and Sanitation’

    U.S. Mission to Serbia announces Alumni Small Grants Program

    East European Foundation announces Grant Contest to Support Vulnerable Groups in Moldova

    Apply for Joint Research and Development Program in the UK and South Korea

    Sir Halley Stewart Trust Grant Program to support Innovative Projects across UK

    Canada Fund for Local Initiatives in Micronesia, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Nauru, Marshall Islands, Solomon Islands and Vanuatu

    NAF’s Grant Program for Cultural Exchange in United States and the Netherlands

    Apply for the European Neighbourhood Instrument Cross-Border Cooperation Programme Latvia-Lithuania-Belarus 2014-2020

    4th Sunhak Peace Prize for Individuals & Organizations to Make the World Better for Future Generations

    DST Call for Proposals inviting Indo-Canada Joint Research Programme

    Funding for Community Based Organizations in South Africa to address HIV and AIDS

    Japan Foundation, Bangkok announces Small Grant Programs to Promote Cultural Collaboration