SFI is the largest funder of competitive research in Ireland.
We are committed to supporting educators as they shape
tomorrow's greatest minds.
We partner with lots of organisations to support and deliver STEM events in Ireland, from large scale scientific conferences to exciting public events such as Science Week.
We believe in the ability of the research we fund to effect
positive change in the world.
SFI Research Centres are making important scientific advances, enhancing enterprise and industry, training students with critical, in-demand skills, supporting regional development, and enhancing Ireland’s international reputation.
Lero named as winner of prestigious global award
Tánaiste Simon Coveney and Minister Pat Breen announce over €12 million in joint research funding with Chinese Science Foundation
Irish network joins international team to organise first ever International Day of LGBTQ+ People in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) this Thursday 5th July
ICHEC at NUI Galway Unveil New Supercomputer for Irish Research
FutureNeuro announces collaboration with Janssen to conduct pre-clinical studies on potential disease-modifying therapies targeting neuroinflammation
FutureNeuro and GreenLight Medicines partner to develop new cannabis-based treatments for epilepsy
Ministers Humphreys and Halligan announce winners of Science Foundation Ireland Discover Science and Maths Awards
DIAS scientists launch major Atlantic Ocean research project
CÚRAM Art-Science Exhibition Sparks Inspiring Ideas from the Public
Irish Researchers Celebrate Contribution to Multi-Million Global Graphene Market
Minister Humphreys announces €1.8 million investment in 23 new Science Foundation Ireland Industry Fellowships
‘A Tiny Spark’ Selected for Science on Screen Film 2018
New SFI research centre at UL to create more than 100 jobs nationwide
Marist College Athlone Wins CanSat Ireland National Finals
Minister Halligan announces €13.7 million investment in next generation of research talent