SFI is the largest funder of competitive research in Ireland.
We believe in driving STEM-led innovation to address society's
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.
SFI launches the STEAM Art Collaboration: where artists and scientists join forces to inspire students
Over €1 million awarded to RCSI from SFI for single cell imaging
Minister Harris Announces €5.2 Million Investment by Science Foundation Ireland in 49 Public Engagement and Education Initiatives
SSPC Announces Collaboration with Applied Materials Inc. to Address Critical Needs in the Pharmaceutical Industry
I-Form and Fort Wayne Metals to collaborate on development of novel 3D printed wires for medical device industry
iCRAG Announces Industry Partnership with Silicon Valley Mining and Exploration Tech Startup KoBold Metals
€13.5 million joint investment announced for US-Ireland R&D Programme
Taoiseach Honours Irish Diaspora Leaders with Prestigious SFI St Patrick’s Day Science Medal
CÚRAM and Factor Bioscience join forces to develop new cell therapy for COVID patients