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.
Irish patients first in the world to receive promising drug combination as part of Blood Cancer Network Ireland Clinical Trial
University College Dublin Research Study to Develop New Economic Framework to Boost Innovation and Drive Regional Prosperity
Minister Halligan Announces €2.8 Million Investment by Science Foundation Ireland in Public Engagement and Education Initiatives
Ministers Mitchell-O’Connor and Halligan Announce €47.4million SFI Investment in Research Equipment and Facilities
New Study on Irish Travellers Confirms Irish Ancestry and Estimates Split from Settled Community
IRELAND TO LEAD EU MARINE RENEWABLE ENERGY PROJECT – MaRINET2
Professor Mark Ferguson reappointed as Director General of Science Foundation Ireland
Limerick calling space!
I WISH 2017 – A SELL OUT SUCCESS
Irish professor named as fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Gold for UCC team at International Synthetic Biology Competition
Leading expert in cardiology joins NUI Galway to lead €5 million project in medical devices
Ireland Ranked Top 10 Globally for Overall Scientific Research Quality
Irish Funding Bodies to Require Athena SWAN Gender Equality Accreditation for Higher Education Institutions to be Eligible for Research Funding
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