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.
International Women's Day 2019
Marine Institute and Science Foundation Ireland to co-fund €1.5 million research project on the Blue Bioeconomy
To celebrate International Women in Engineering Day SFI Research Centre MaREI profiles female Engineers
What If You Could Fit a Gas Cloud in Your Pocket?
What if we could make batteries from plants?
What if we could grow the world's crops inside?
What if you could rebuild your heart?
What if you could capture and store every memory?
What if rain could talk?
What if Mackerel could fight Superbugs?