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.
World Premiere of Science on Screen Documentary ‘A Tiny Spark’ Showcases Stroke Research
€13.6m SFI Research Centre for chronic and rare neurological diseases launched by Minister Heather Humphreys
Ever wondered why your fingers and toes go wrinkly when wet?
Why is a Golf Ball dimpled?
What is an Autonomous Vehicle?
Evidence Matters - Sixteen citizens and community groups tell TDs why evidence matters to them
How do Vaccines actually work?
Science Foundation Ireland 2018 Science Awards recognise key leaders in the Irish Research Community
Annual Science Foundation Ireland Science Summit hosts 350 Researchers