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.
Science Foundation Ireland launches new 2025 strategy
Prof Dan Kilper appointed new Director of CONNECT Centre at Trinity College Dublin
Sustainability challenges, fun engineering shows, virtual workshops & visits to inspire Ireland’s future engineering talent
IT companies should recruit more women for better team performance
SFI Public Service Fellowship Spotlights published
Novice Drivers talking on hand-held smartphones are more likely to run red-lights and engage in drink or drug driving
Hydrogel injection may change the way the heart muscle heals after a heart attack
Improved use of databases could save billions of euro in health care costs
Minister Harris announces 15 teams set to compete for SFI Future Innovator Prizes of €2 million