The Wolfson Foundation announced an initiative in January 2011 to provide up to £20 million to support research into neurological diseases. The aim was to support outstanding research with the potential to provide significant advances in the understanding and treat…

December 2011

A report by the Wolfson Foundation and DCMS celebrates eight years of joint funding for improvements to museums and galleries.

October 2011

The Wolfson Foundation has announced a pilot programme of postgraduate scholarships in the humanities. Over £2 million will be available to fund twenty-seven scholarships at nine universities across the UK.

September 2011

Following the meeting of Trustees in June 2011, awards totalling over £12 million have been announced by the Wolfson Foundation.

June 2011

The winners of the Wolfson History Prize (2010) were announced at a reception on 7 June 2011.

June 2011

The Museums and Galleries Improvement Fund was established in 2000. Since then £36 million has been allocated for the refurbishment of gallery space. The programme is jointly funded by the Wolfson Foundation and the Department for Culture, Media and Sport. Grants a…

February 2011

Up to £20 million is to be invested in research into neurological diseases, in what will be the largest single initiative in the Foundation's history.

January 2011

Following the meeting of Trustees in December 2010, awards totalling over £10 million have been announced by the Wolfson Foundation.

December 2010

The Wolfson Foundation's new £500,000 fund for cathedral fabric repairs (in partnership with the Cathedrals Fabric Commission for England) has announced that six successful cathedrals (out of 18 applicants) are to receive grants towards major projects. The successf…

December 2010

Over £30 million is being invested into large-scale university infrastructure projects courtesy of the Wellcome-Wolfson Capital Awards initiative. The scheme is intended to facilitate internationally competitive, leading-edge biomedical research in a way t…

July 2010