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.
Lismore Heritage Centre, Co. Waterford
Robert Boyle Quiz
Learn about Light, Materials & Shadows activity
Learn about Super Structures activity
Investigate Forces and Energy activity
Focus on Light activity
Castlecomer Discovery Park, Co. Kilkenny
Fossil Fuels and Renewable Energy activity
Lifetime Lab, Co. Cork
Design a paddle boat activity
Armagh Planetarium, Co. Armagh
Brigit's Garden, Co. Galway
Learn about surface tension activity
National Sealife Centre, Co. Wicklow
Understanding density and surface tension activity
CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory , Co. Cork
Earth Speedometer activity
How big is the moon? activity
Airfield House and Farm, Co. Dublin
How to build a water wheel activity