Science and Medicine Awards (December 2014)

Science and Medicine Awards (December 2014)

The following grants were awarded by the Wolfson Foundation in December 2014. 

For news of other grants awarded in December, please go to the relevant joint programme announcements, or to the funding pages of our other main grant areas, Arts & Humanities, Health & Disability and Secondary Education. Grants are awarded in each area in June and December every year.

A full list of all grants awarded in 2014 is available on our Grant Data page.

Scientific Research Infrastructure       
University of Exeter (£2,000,000)
Living Systems Institute 

Heriot-Watt University (£250,000)
Aquarium in the Lyell Centre for Earth and Marine Science and Technology

University of Cape Town (£200,000)
Microscopy equipment 
Swansea University (£200,000)
Equipment for the Bay Campus Power Electronics and Power Systems Laboratory 

University of Manchester (£100,000) 
Equipment for the International Clinical Genomics Training Facility 

Science & Medical Education and Learned Societies

Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh (£250,000) 
International Education Hub 

Field Studies Council (£207,000)
Aquarium at FSC Millport, Isle of Cumbrae, Scotland

Institution of Engineering and Technology, SW1 (£200,000)      
Refurbished Savoy Place Headquarters

Marine Biological Association, Plymouth (£145,000)      
Training facilities and ground floor rolling stacks in Advanced Training and Information Centre  

Linnean Society, W1 (£75,000)      
New education space in Burlington House   

University of Oxford (£50,000)                         
Inherited blood diseases project in Sri Lanka