Reference numberWF/78A
TitleGrant application from Imperial College London to the Wolfson Foundation
DescriptionApplication from Imperial College London to the Wolfson Foundation for a grant towards the new Biochemistry Building in south Kensington (Wolfson laboratories).

The application was made to the Wolfson Foundation's 'Science and Medicine' programme area.

The application meeting was held on 3 December 1959.

Amount requested, £450000
Amount paid, £350000

Correspondents include Fellows and a Foreign Member of the Royal Society: Sir Frederick Dainton, Lord Solly Zuckerman, Patrick Linstead, Arne Tiselius, Ernst Boris Chain.

Includes recent correspondence from 2001 and 2011 about the long-term benefits of the grant
Extent1 file
Access statusClosed
Access conditionsPlease contact the Wolfson Foundation (0207 7323 5730) to request access to this file. For further information please go to

Review for data protection issues: personal data included.
Administrative historyPart of the Wolfson Foundation archive - in archival storage at the Royal Society.
Fellows associated with this archive
NA2255Chain; Sir; Ernst Boris (1906 - 1979); biochemist1906 - 1979
NA1122Tiselius; Arne Wilhelm Kaurin (1902 - 1971)1902 - 1971
NA3607Zuckerman; Solly (1904 - 1993); Baron Zuckerman of Burnham Thorpe1904 - 1993
NA3639Dainton; Frederick Sydney (1914 - 1997); Baron Dainton of Hallam Moors1914 - 1997
NA3830Linstead; Sir; Reginald Patrick (1902 - 1966)1902 - 1966
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