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.
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
Lero survey highlights increasing threat to Irish high street
University of Limerick launches robot for use in Marine Renewable Energy sector
TECH WEEK IS BACK!
Science Foundation Ireland Launches 2017 Annual Report
“Serotonin on the Wild Atlantic Way”
Science Foundation Ireland and the American Chamber of Commerce host thought leaders to develop new challenge-based funding programme
Science Foundation Ireland Joins International Gender Equality Project
Irish professor receives top award for outstanding research
National Winner of FameLab Ireland 2018
Ministers Humphreys and Halligan launch new SFI postgraduate research training programme that will see investment of over €100 million to meet industry skills needs
Ministers Humphreys and Halligan announce 2018 Science Week Festivals and events supported by Science Foundation Ireland
Minister announces the appointment of Máire Geoghegan-Quinn to the Board of Science Foundation Ireland