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.
Science Foundation Ireland Open Access policy update
CONNECT hosts pan-European Quantum Internet hackathon
Science Foundation Ireland welcomes the nomination of Professor Peter Clinch as Chairperson Designate of the Board of Science Foundation Ireland
SFI and RTÉ call for science programming
Science Foundation Ireland joins DORA
Science Foundation Ireland working on new strategy
Science Week 2018 highlights
Science Foundation Ireland launches five new SFI Research Centres
SFI Researchers on highly cited list
Schrödinger at 75 – the Future of Biology
HEA and SFI Collaboration
SFI Director Industry Programmes
CÚRAM’s Successful Teacher’s in Residence Programme Now Enrolling for Third Year
Ministerial visit to Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Polymer Research