The Wellcome Trust, in partnership with the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, on 26 March launched a new programme for early career scientists who have trained in the UK or US but want to continue their research in country outside the G7.

TheInternational Research Scholar programme is one of many ways that Wellcome supports early career researchers working outside the UK, as Anne-Marie Coriat, Head of Research Careers at the Wellcome Trust explains :