SFI is the largest funder of competitive research in Ireland.
We believe in driving STEM-led innovation to address society's greatest challenges
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.
Marine Institute and Science Foundation Ireland to co-fund €1.5 million research project on the Blue Bioeconomy
Minister Creed launches €28 million investment in BEACON Bioeconomy SFI Research Centre and National Bioeconomy Campus on Bioeconomy Ireland Day
Industry called upon to help identify best practice in STEM education and engagement
€3.5 million investment in research commercialisation announced by Ministers Humphreys and Halligan
FutureNeuro partners with Ergo to develop eHealth technology for people with epilepsy
Minister Creed launches €40 million VistaMilk SFI Research Centre
Minister Halligan and Science Foundation Ireland launch five new SFI Discover Centres
SFI Director Industry Programmes
Maths Week Ireland 2018
Ministers Humphreys and Halligan launch €22.2 million I-Form SFI Research Centre to shape the future of Irish advanced manufacturing
Minister Donohoe T.D. Launches ADAPT SFI Research Centre FinTech Strategy
Minister Humphreys launches new SFI Future Innovator Prize
Minister Humphreys calls on Industry and researchers to avail of Science Foundation Ireland Industry Fellowships
CÚRAM’s Successful Teacher’s in Residence Programme Now Enrolling for Third Year
SFI Research Centre ADAPT wins DatSci Award 2018 for the ‘Best Contribution to Data Science From an Academic Research Body’