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.
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’
Stamps celebrate Ireland Scientific Discovery
Space Week Launch
Science Foundation Ireland welcomes the launch of cOAlition S
Fourth class and fourth year pivotal points in education system for future engineers, says professional body
Photonics Ireland Conference 2018 takes place in Cork
Researchers from the AMBER and BEACON SFI Research Centres discover new solution to plastic problem: home compostable biodegradable plastic
SFI Research Centre AMBER announces research programme with DePuy Ireland Unlimited Company and Johnson & Johnson Services, Inc.
Cutting-Edge Technology aims to Save Firefighters Lives