The Royal Society of Chemistry has a wide variety of funding available to members and non-members (dependent on scheme), The Royal Society of Chemistry provides various funding opportunities, and many of these are available for African scientists to broaden their skills base, receive research funding, attend conferences and collaborate and network with colleagues in other countries.
Of particular relevance are the links below.
Available for international collaborative research or RSC scientific meetings
The Research Fund provides up to £4000 for those at a university or college to purchase chemicals and/or equipment.
A scheme to assist citizens of Developing World countries.
Support activities promoting the public awareness of chemistry and the chemical sciences
Become a member of the world's leading chemistry community
Funding opportunities available from the Royal Society of Chemistry and elsewhere.