The Royal Society of Chemistry has announced that the Chemistry Inclusion and Diversity Fund is open for applications. Through the Fund grants of up to £5,000 are available to individuals and organisations with ideas that will help make the chemical sciences more inclusive and diverse. This includes, but is not limited to, members of the Royal Society of Chemistry, member-led groups, researchers in academia or industry, museums, community groups, not-for-profit organisations, arts groups and libraries.
Funding greater than £5,000 may be considered for one project each year.
Innovative products, activities and research projects related to gender, disability, socio-economic background, language and the LGBT+ community have previously received funding. This has included data collection and analysis, workshops, conferences and hackathons.
There are twice-yearly assessments and the deadline for the current funding round is the 1st March 2021