Science Foundation Ireland, through its education and public engagement programme, seeks to promote the awareness and engagement of the Irish public with science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM).

Science Foundation Ireland is the national coordinator of Science Week which will take place from 12th to 19th November 2017. The purpose of this call is to provide funding for the organisation and management of regional Science Week festivals, events and a Dublin Open Day to ensure that there is a variety of events around the country for the public to attend.

Please refer to the SFI Discover Programme Science Week Call 2017 for full details.


Guidance Document and Application Form:

  • • Guidance Document - PDF
  • • Application Form - Word


Call opens for proposal submission: 1st February 2017
Deadline for proposal submission: 15th March 2017 at 13.00 Irish Time

Applications must be submitted by email in PDF format to


A webinar on the Science Week Call 2017 took place at 11:00 hours (Irish time) on Tuesday 14th February 2017. The webinar included a Q&A session. The webinar can be viewed here

Further information

For information on the Call please contact