Science Foundation Ireland provides grants for researchers from around the world who wish to relocate to Ireland and those already based in Ireland, for outstanding investigators, for conferences and symposia, and for collaboration with industry.
4,524people working on SFI research projects in 2017
36patents granted to SFI award holders in 2017
4,894publications in 2017
2.67%of SFI funded publications in the top 1% of publications
SFI Centres for Research Training Programme 2018
Building on research excellence, the SFI Centres for Research Training will train cohorts of academically outstanding future research leaders with the skills and knowledge required to address the future challenges of an ever-changing work environment.
SFI/NSF I-Corps@SFI Entrepreneurial Training Programme 2018
Science Foundation Ireland has partnered with the National Science Foundation (NSF) on a collaborative framework called I-Corps@SFI to allow participation of SFI-funded researchers in the NSF Innovation Corps (I-Corps) Programme.
SFI President of Ireland Future Research Leaders Award
The President of Ireland Future Research Leaders programme is a recruitment-only programme designed to attract to Ireland outstanding new and emerging research leaders in both scientific and engineering domains, where candidates may have both academic and/or industry relevant backgrounds with a focus on research excellence with impact.