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.
Alternatives to antibiotics found in sheep poo and on human skin
‘Science on Screen’ funding available for creative science documentaries
SciFest calls for entries for the 2020 competition
Sharing research data and findings relevant to the novel coronavirus (nCoV) outbreak
SFI Artificial Intelligence for Societal Good Challenge and Zero Emissions Challenge Teams Announced
Lero marks 15 years of software research excellence
Research shows the sexes have equal spatial cognition
Science Foundation Ireland publishes Annual Plan for 2020
Huawei announces €6 million in research funding for Lero