SFI is the largest funder of competitive research in Ireland.
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 Investment of €4.4 Million in STEM Education and Public Engagement Projects Announced by Minister Halligan
Scientists unravel the secrets of Bifidobacteria across three generations
Congenica and FutureNeuro unite to deliver more accurate diagnoses for genetic epilepsy
Nanoscience – doing small wonders for Ireland’s economy
New Girl Guides engineering badges launched ahead of Engineers Week 2018
UCC scientists reveal how food affects our mood
Minister Heather Humphreys launches €14.5 million SFI research programme, ENABLE
SciFest 2018 launches for second level students across the island of Ireland
Dairymaster, IT Tralee and Lero agree major R&D programme to develop intelligent autonomous systems and Internet of Things technology down on the farm
President Higgins Receives SFI President of Ireland Future Research Leaders Awardees
New Podcast Series Exploring How People Learn New Things Launched
International researchers can reach their APEX in Cork
Mobilising the Microbiome against the Coming Plague of Anti-Microbial Resistance
Research teams begin five-month pre-commercialisation programme at NDRC
Insight Announces New €4 million Artificial Intelligence Research Project with Samsung Electronics