Today we're announcing a new £250m Leap Fund to back bold ideas. This is a new approach for us, but by taking some risks & backing at scale, we think we can deliver transformational developments to improve people’s lives. explains more:
This week we announced a new £250m Leap Fund to accelerate discovery and innovation. We hope that, by 2030, it will have produced a small number of breakthroughs on an accelerated timescale, opening up new research areas or changing existing practice. ➡️
Wellcome Leap - taking risks on bold ideas
. is launching an initiative to fund “bold ideas that would fall outside the remit of conventional life sciences funding.” Check it out
Director's update: taking risks on bold ideas