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BBC Radio 3 ‘Free Thinking’ recording of the Wolfson History Prize shortlist
Awarded annually for over forty years by a panel of distinguished historians, the Wolfson History Prize has be…
Mar 2017

DCMS/Wolfson: £4 million grants announced for English Museums and Galleries
Matt Hancock, Minister of State for Digital and Culture, and Paul Ramsbottom, Chief Executive of the Wolfson F…
Jan 2017

Latest awards announced
We are delighted to share the news of our latest round of awards, totalling more than £17.8 million, to outsta…
Jan 2017

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University of Cambridge (Battcock Centre for Astrophysics) University of Cambridge (Battcock Centre for Astrophysics)
In December 2011 a grant of £1,000,000 was awarded…

Autism Initiatives Autism Initiatives
In June 2013 a grant of £13,000 was awarded to Aut…

Hepworth Wakefield Hepworth Wakefield
In 2010 Trustees awarded £250,000 to help create a…